Two people are standing side by side with bikes.
Two people are standing side by side with bikes.

 

Contract and partnership manager

Closing date: 
Wednesday, 29 June, 2022

 

Location: Home-based with regular travel across the UK to Guildford office expected

Salary: £35,820 - £39,800per annum

Contract: Full-time, fixed term until March 2023, with potential to extend subject to funding

As the UK’s cycling charity, we inspire more people to ride, making our streets safer for cyclists and opening up traffic-free routes to reach our vision of millions more people cycling across the UK.

Cycling UK’s extensive experience of engaging with people from all walks of life means we recognise the barriers, challenges and perceptions that can deter people from trying cycling. We have just embarked on an innovative new programme for people who might not normally consider riding a bike, Cycling Made E-asy and we’re looking for a contract and partnership manager to join our brilliant team.

Cycling made e-asy is reliant on the successful collaboration between Cycling UK and 13 consortia partners. The successful candidate will be a strong relationship builder with high levels of initiative, able to manage contracts to ensure that contractual agreements are delivered on this innovative programme.

The role holder will be responsible for ensuring effective management of all contractual relationships, ensuring regular communications and opportunities for supplier management and engagement are in place, including the identification and mitigation of any risk to the partners performance. Therefore, an ability to manage complex commercial arrangements and processes with multiple stakeholders is essential. Promoting best practice and efficiency through collaborative procurement will be a key of objective within this role too.

If you’re the right person for this opportunity, we want to hear from you!

Explore the attached job description for full details on this exciting opportunity. Complete the application form expressing why you are the right candidate for this opening and send to recruitment@cyclinguk.org.

Focus on gearing your supporting statement to exemplify how your skills and experience match the requirements of the role, directly referring to both the job description and person specification. This enables the selection panel to assess your relative strengths against the specified criteria.

The closing date for applications is 9am Wednesday 29 June 2022

We are an inclusive organisation and would, particularly welcome applications from candidates from a broad range of backgrounds. We strongly believe that diversity strengthens our work. If you are already passionate about cycling, that’s great, many of us are too! But if you are simply really excellent at what you do, no matter what your background, that is what matters most to us.

If you think that this describes you and you are excited by the prospect of joining our team, please do get in touch to find out more.