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Head of Programme Planning & Delivery - Cancer Support Operations

Contract Type
£61,000 - £67,000
Expiry Date
Do you have experience in leading complex, multi-site and long-term change programmes? Do you have successful track record of working across multi-disciplinary teams to deliver business priorities?

Job Description

About the role
Everything that Macmillan does to address the needs of people with cancer is based on a sophisticated methodology for engaging with people and with those who can help them. Providing strategic leadership and direction, you will enable the delivery of change across Cancer Support Operations by defining and shaping the change roadmap for the directorate. You will play a key role in driving sustainable change in an ambitious environment that is committed to providing a dynamic and flexible approach to meet the growing needs of people living with cancer, across the UK.

About you
You will be a strong and influential leader who has a successful track record of delivering change programmes whilst balancing business priorities with operational needs in a customer driven organisation. With substantial experience of operating at a senior level, you will possess excellent stakeholder management and communication skills, that enable you to forge solid cross-functional partnerships both internally and externally.

About us
At Macmillan, our ambition is to reach and improve the lives of everyone affected by cancer and inspire millions to do the same. We are a source of support: providing practical, clinical, emotional, and financial support. We are also a force for change: listening to people affected by cancer and working together to influence and lobby for better cancer care.


Please submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to change the closing date of our vacancies.

We aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths so we seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, reflecting the diverse nature of our society.

We will support you throughout the recruitment process with any reasonable adjustments required in accordance with the Equality Act. Please contact the Recruitment Team if you require support.