London Plus Vacancy: London Communities Emergencies Partnership Manager
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London Plus and the Voluntary and Community Sector Emergencies Partnership are leading a new pan-London structure, the London Communities Emergencies Partnership (LCEP). LCEP brings together organisations across the voluntary and community sector in London to support more effective responses to emergencies.
LCEP will do this through coordinated emergency relief efforts alongside partners in local and national government, among others. Subsequently, LCEP supports a community-centred preparation for and response to emergencies.
We are looking for a Partnership Manager to run LCEP. Please scroll to the bottom for the full job pack.
As a Partnership Manager, you will be responsible for building and developing LCEP to ensure that it delivers its mission of supporting a more coordinated community-centred preparation for and response to emergencies across London.
By leading on our communications and engagement work you will raise awareness of the partnership and its mission. The post holder will therefore be the primary contact for LCEP, building relationships and trust with new and existing partners.
You will also help identify gaps in skills and capacity across the voluntary and community sector. You will support training, capability building, and the sharing of knowledge and insight through regular partnership meetings.
The post holder will be responsible for running the partnership in emergencies. You will gather intelligence and respond to partners’ needs, connecting and sharing information with partners, statutory bodies and emergency structures. Following an emergency, you will be sure to identify, share and implement lessons learned to improve future responses.
- Salary of £42,000 per annum
- 25 days holiday, as well as an additional day off on your birthday
- Flexible working
- Pension (5% employer contribution)
- Home-based (with the option to work from the British Red Cross head office, EC2)
The position of Partnership Manager in LCEP is an opportunity to contribute to something new and special for London. You will be joining our small and agile teams working to help communities across the capital.
You will need:
- Experience of working with multiple stakeholders and managing relationships.
- Experience of project co-ordination.
- The ability to solve problems effectively and efficiently in challenging situations.
- The ability to analyse and evaluate a broad range of in-depth and detailed information.
- Good influencing and networking skills.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong level of IT literacy including the use of Microsoft Office suite.
We welcome applications from all sectors. So, if you are ambitious, collaborative, and relish a challenge, please read the full job pack and apply via the link below.
The Partnership Manager is one of three roles in LCEP. These three roles are split across London Plus and VCS Emergencies Partnership. The Partnership Manager sits within London Plus, and the Support Officer and Information Manager sits in the VCS Emergencies Partnership.
Please click below to find out more about the Support Officer and Information Manager roles:
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