Executive Co-ordination Manager - 9655

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North West
Warrington
Richard Fairclough House
Staff Grade 6
Fixed Term
Full Time
Operational Delivery
£44,477 pro rata
Do you want to make Greater Manchester, Merseyside and Cheshire (GMMC) an even better place to live and work? The Executive Coordination Manager (ECM) role provides an exciting opportunity to work as part of GMMC’s Area Leadership Team (ALT) providing strategic leadership.

This role provides executive support to the Area Director and ALT:
• Leading on governance, business assurance and risk.
• Building strong relationships with ALT, the wider Area Leadership Group, and across the business.
• Working closely with our business partners.
• Working with the national ECM network to develop and embed good practice nationally.
• Supporting workforce planning and staff development across GMMC.
• Leading on engagement, embedding new ways of working and delivering other Area priorities.
An integral part of GMMC’s Area Leadership Team, you will report to the Environment Planning and Engagement Manager. The ECMs works closely with our Business Partners and are also part of the ECM national Network.
The job requires excellent leadership and organisational skills, and the ability to manage a complex and dynamic workload. You will also have:

Proven ability to deliver results through others.
Ability to influence, persuade and bring others, at all levels of the organisation, with you.
High level of discretion with the ability to work on sensitive issues.
Excellent communication skills.
The ability to work independently and prioritise work effectively.
The ability to work innovatively and flexibly; working at pace in an often changing environment.
Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 23:55 hours If you have any questions, please contact Karen Glasgow on karen.glasgow@environment-agency.gov.uk
Basic Check
6 months
Takes Decisions and Solves Problems
Provide an example of when you have delivered an optimal solution by effectively analysing all the information, probing to develop alternatives and taking sound and timely decisions.
Influences and Persuades Others
Provide an example of when you have presented a case in a convincing and attractive way that wins people over, encouraging them to follow plans willingly; succeeding where logic and reason alone would fail.
Delivers Results Through Others
Provide an example of where you have shown leadership that inspired and motivated others to achieve a common goal.
Driving Licence
If you are applying from the Civil Service please note that the Environment Agency is not a part of HM Civil Service and you would not be a Crown Servant in the event of being appointed. Therefore, you will not be eligible for continuous service. For applicants who currently work in local government or other bodies listed in the Redundancy Payments (Continuity of Employment in Local Government etc) (Modification) Order 1999, you may be eligible for continuous service for the purpose of calculating any future redundancy payment. If you are unsure of your status then you should contact your own HR Team.

We are fully committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce to reflect the communities we serve. We welcome flexible working patterns for all our vacancies, including job share, so please include clearly any information regarding your preferred working arrangements on your application.

We also have a Guaranteed Interview Policy to support those with a disability who are seeking employment. We have committed to guaranteeing an interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.

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This Vacancy is closed to applications.