Business Operations Manager - FESTIVAL UK* 2022

Federations & Major Events
United Kingdom
Full Time
Competitive
19 / 05

The Business Operations Manager will be responsible for leading the day-to-day corporate operations of the Festival Company, a subsidiary entity nested within the Birmingham 2022 Organising Committee (OC).

Full description

The Business Operations Manager will be responsible for leading the day-to-day corporate operations of the Festival Company, a subsidiary entity nested within the Birmingham 2022 Organising Committee (OC).


Working as part of the business integration team; we require a confident senior manager able to drive forward delivery across a range of corporate functions working closely with finance, legal, human resources, procurement and the programme management office.

Responsibilities

  • As a senior member of the business integration team; drive forward the corporate operations of the Festival Company working closely with finance, legal, human resources, procurement and the PMO.
  • Lead and manage the business partnering of corporate functions with both the creative programme department and the marketing, communications and digital department.
  • Develop outstanding working relationship with Festival colleagues to understand their requirements, and the role of the business integration in supporting the delivery of a successful Festival programme.
  • Create systems and processes that support the delivery of a creative programme.
  • Ensure high-quality company management and robust corporate governance are operating at all levels of the business, delivering continuous improvement and supporting organisational development.
  • Analyse management information, key performance indicators and business data to support rapid decision-making across the project and organisation.


Skills and Experience Required

Essential

  • Fluent in spoken and written English.
  • Strong business management and analytical skills, problem solver and decision-maker.
  • Understanding of corporate governance.
  • Track record and practical knowledge in one or more of the following functions: finance, legal, procurement and/or human resources.
  • Experience working with senior stakeholders.


Desirable

  • Prior experience in a Business Partnering role.
  • Advanced knowledge in one or more of the following functions: finance, legal, procurement and/or human resources.
  • Experience in a senior management role within a creative organisation or project.
  • Knowledge of public funding.


Salary: Circa. £40,000 per annum

This position is subject to a Basic criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Festival UK* 2022 is an equal opportunities organisation and Disability Confident employer and we encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities. We have received the Leaders in Diversity award through the National Centre for Diversity.

The principles "FREDIE" (Fairness - Respect - Equality - Diversity - Inclusion and Engagement) support our aim of delivering a truly inclusive and accessible games.

As part of our commitment as a Disability Confident employer, we offer a guaranteed interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post. If you wish for your application to be considered under the Disability Confident scheme, please submit a completed form with your application, which can be found on the Festival UK* 2022 jobs site under the current vacancies drop down.

To apply for this role please follow the link and complete the application attaching a single document containing your CV and Covering Letter. Please also submit your disability confident/ reasonable adjustments form (if required).

On occasions where we receive a large number of applications, we may close the advert ahead of the publicised closing date. We would therefore advise that you submit your completed application as soon as possible.

We take your data privacy seriously. Before sending your application please review our applicant privacy notice which explains how we use your personal data. This can be found on the Festival UK* 2022 jobs site under the current vacancies drop down.

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