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Title:  Programme Manager


Worcester, West Midlands, GB, WR1 3ZQ

Department:  Development/Regeneration
Operation:  Sanctuary Group
Requisition Number:  179967

Sanctuary is one of the UK’s leading providers of housing, care and community services. With around 13,000 employees, we maintain a culture where diversity is valued and talent is nurtured and rewarded.


Programme Manager


Worcester based with a balance of home and office working


£45,948 - £48,376 per year plus Company car or car allowance


35 hours per week


We have an opportunity for a Programme Manager to join our Sales and Marketing team, which sits within the wider Development function. The Sales and Marketing team are responsible for all new build sales within Sanctuary of both shared ownership and open market tenure.


We are looking for an excellent manager with very strong problem-solving skills and high confidence in making decisions. The successful candidate needs to be able to run and drive the marketing team with a high level of autonomy. There will be support from Head of Marketing, but this position is expected to be able to run the team without the need of day-to-day support.


The role of Programme Manager will include:

  • Responsible for the management of marketing activities, including direct management of the current marketing team and external suppliers
  • Managing your own and teams KPIs to deliver help the Sales and Marketing directorate achieve the sales programme
  • Ensure all internal and financial processes are followed accordingly
  • Reporting and analysing campaign performance
  • Manage and motivate a marketing team


Skills and experiences:

  • Proven management experience with multiple reports is essential
  • Degree (or similar)
  • Previous experience within marketing management or project management
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Experience of working in a fast paced environment
  • This role will involve driving on company business. In order to drive a company vehicle, drivers must hold a full valid UK driving licence


Why work for us?

One of the UK’s leading providers of housing, care and commercial services, Sanctuary employs more than 13,000 people and manages over 100,000 units of accommodation throughout England and Scotland, including general rented, retirement living, supported housing, student and key worker accommodation and care homes. Sanctuary also provides a range of other services including maintenance, care and telecare, all of which are delivered by our dedicated employees who are completely committed to customer service. 


Our Benefits    

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, where your wellbeing is of genuine importance, we have developed an attractive employment package. The package recognises your contribution, supports your physical, mental and financial health and gives you the flexibility to tailor your employee benefits by offering:

  • 25 days annual leave (rising to a maximum of 30 days) plus public holidays
  • A pension scheme with matching employer contributions from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Advice Service including counselling
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Voluntary health plans  
  • Employee discounts
  • Wellbeing support and tools
  • Employee recognition scheme
  • £45,948 per annum (rising to £48,376 per annum after 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance)


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Closing Date: 06 July 2022


We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.


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Building Equality and Diversity

Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers. 
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
Sanctuary Group is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.

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