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Disability Confident Committed Employer

As a Disability Confident Committed employer we have committed to:

  1. Ensure our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible
  2. Communicate and promote vacancies
  3. Offer an interview to disabled people
  4. Anticipate and provide reasonable adjustments as required
  5. Support any existing employee who acquires a disability or long-term health condition, enabling them to stay in work


Current vacancies:

Associate Project Manager Apprentice

Salary: £20-23,000

This is a full time apprenticeship role

 This post is dependent on renewable grant funding from government, currently secured until March 2023

Are you an experienced Administrator with knowledge of reporting systems and financial administration?

Do you want to join a small team at the centre of fast-moving economic policy?

Are you a self-starter looking for an opportunity that is out of the ordinary?

If so we want to hear from you…but first have a look at our web site: www.thamesvalleyberkshire.co.uk

We are looking for a ‘can-do’ person who is organised, enjoys planning activities and works well with a diverse range of people. As part of our 13 month APM apprenticeship programme you will gain valuable work experience whilst earning a very competitive salary.

Berkshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is leading the implementation of a Recovery and Renewal Plan for the Thames Valley Berkshire area. The LEP delivers a number of projects on behalf of government, working with local stakeholders.  We need an Associate Project Manager Apprentice to take responsibility for the systems to track, collate and report outputs generated through this work.

Working with the whole team and across the scope of the LEP, we need someone who can learn quickly and take on responsibility within the busy programme management office.  Candidates must possess excellent IT skills and be highly organised and methodical. Knowledge of monitoring systems and/or financial administration is highly desirable, as is a detailed understanding of MS Excel and similar programmes.

You will spend 1 day a week attending virtual classroom-based training provided by Provek Ltd working towards your APM Project Management qualification. The Associate Project Manager programme blends training workshops, one-to-one tuition from experienced project management professionals, and guided self-learning using the award-winning PM Channel. You will also be supported by a mentor at Thames Valley Berkshire LEP.

For more information, including full job description and person specification, click here.

If you wish to apply for this position, please send your CV/Profile and a one-page summary of your reasons for wanting to join us, to lepcareers@thamesvalleyberkshire.co.uk by 10am on 13 June 2022.