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Just FACT Programme Manager - Maternity Leave Cover

Women's Environmental Network
Tower Hamlets, London

Posted: 18 Sep 2023

Deadline: 25 Sep 2023

Compensation: £38,085 FTE per annum, pro rata



Job description

We are looking for a highly experienced project or campaigns manager, with a strength for realising the vision of a project in a way that brings people together and builds community power to achieve real change.  You will lead Just FACT – a Just Food and Climate Transition, an ambitious five-year partnership programme enabling community-led climate action in our local borough of Tower Hamlets.  This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to take the reins on a truly unique transformational piece of work as it heads into its fourth year. 

As Programme Manager you will oversee all elements of Just FACT; making sure we’re delivering on our programme aims and grant requirements, reporting effectively back to funders and looking for opportunities to maximise our impact. With the two Programme Mobilisers, you will support our inspiring network of approximately 20 programme partners. This includes supporting projects that are coming to an end in 2024, and also projects that will be just beginning – newly funded through the Just FACT grants programme.  

Read the full job description and person specification

Salary: £38,085 FTE per annum, pro rata  

14-month post for 28 hours (4 days) per week, Mid November 2023 – Mid January 2025 (includes handover period with current Programme Manager at the start and end) 

Key Benefits 

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pro rata. 
  • Pension scheme, contributing 6% of salary.   
  • Employee Assistance Programme including free counselling sessions that is also available to a spouse and dependents between 16-24. 
  • Flexible and hybrid working available.  
  • Access to training and development opportunities. 

Application information

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About Women's Environmental Network

Wen fights global problems around gender, health and our environment by taking action on issues affecting our bodies, homes and neighbourhoods. We work alongside communities supporting action and get a real-world understanding of women’s lived experiences in the process. With this knowledge, we create collaborative partnerships with organisations, academics and policy makers to launch projects and campaigns that make a real difference and improve lives.