Senior Engagement Manager

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Social Care
West Midlands
£72,000 to £77,000 per annum
VGC Perssonnel Ltd
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Senior Engagement Manager

HS2 Phase Two

Birmingham (with travel along the route and to and from Leeds)

Job Purpose:

To maintain effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders within the Leeds area and represent HS2 at a senior level within the area.


* Managing relationships with all stakeholders within the Leeds area, including local authorities, MPs, communities and property owners.
* Developing and implementing a plan with Engineering, Environment and Property colleagues to ensure all stakeholders are engaged as a minimum to the standard set out in the Phase Two engagement strategy.
* Ensuring that engagement within the Leeds area, is undertaken in line with the Phase two engagement strategy.
* Identifying any escalating stakeholder issues and potential petitions within the Leeds area to the central engagement team.
* Lead a diverse functional team, setting objectives, reviewing performance and participating in selection/promotion decisions to ensure that staff have the necessary skills and understanding to deliver the team's objectives.
* Ensuring robust and auditable records management is maintained across all engagement activity.


* Ability to establish and maintain strong working relationships with a range of stakeholders, including community leaders and representatives, local authorities and MPs, business groups and property owners.
* Proven track record of planning and delivering engagement across a diverse range of stakeholders.
* Excellent communication and influencing skills at all levels of the organisation, and with the full range of external stakeholders.
* Excellent planning & organisational skills and an ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
* Ability to manage a large, diverse, skilled and geographically dispersed team.

“VGC Personnel Ltd are acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy”

This is a great opportunity for an experienced individual but there will be a lot of competition for this position so if you are interested or know someone that is (we do run a referral scheme), please don’t hesitate to send me your CV or call me on 01895671820

Contact Details:
VGC Perssonnel Ltd
Tel: 01895 671 820
Contact: Sam Wilson

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