EMEA Programme Manager

EMEA Programme Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Programme Management Office(PMO)

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £500 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Akeem Champagnie

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    18 months

  • Expiry date:


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Job title: EMEA Programme Manager

Location: London

Rate: £500-550 per day

Capstone Property Recruitment is currently working in partnership with one of the world's leading real estate and investment management consultancies to recruit a Programme Manager.

You will be working in the EMEA Corporate Real Estate team which provides real estate transaction expertise, capital investment program management and facility maintenance and operation across 18 countries.

You will be responsible for the Programme Management of projects in the corporate portfolio as well as having an oversight and reporting role on projects and Programme Managers. You must be comfortable discussing strategic matters and operating at a tactical and operational level as well as simultaneously acting as a programme and project manager.

Overall Responsibility:

  • Responsible to the Area Manager for providing oversight to the Program Managers Executing projects in their Areas
  • Provide cover to the EMEA Design and Construction Director.
  • Ensure the GREF vision, standards and policies are implemented, throughout the projects managed.
  • Ensure that all projects are managed in accordance with budgets, compliance and specific timelines.


  • Providing oversight and support to Programme Managers
  • Point of escalation between Area Managers and Programme Managers on project and performance related issues.
  • Lead stakeholder communication, coordination and prioritisation at an area level.
  • Ensure Governance rules are followed on all projects in the Areas
  • Ensure all project in area are included in the capital plan
  • Ensure consistent, up to date reporting on all Projects in Areas
  • Participate in Portfolio Meetings, Area Meetings and Area related QBR.
  • Participate and sanction key decisions related to Projects in her/his areas (e.g. fit out strategies, procurement strategies, vendor selection, key issue resolutions)
  • Agree with Area Managers project resource dedications
  • Approval of Start-up budgets, PRs/POs and Invoices for Area
  • Approval of Vendor allocations following Global Procurement Process


  • Qualified Engineering, Architectural or Project Management (Architectural, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical or Building Services, RICS/CIOB).
  • At least 5 years' previous experience of a similar role (management of multiple project teams, Clients and stakeholders), Project Director Level or above.
  • Proven self-starter that consistently delivers to expectations

You will be an experienced professional who can work within an entrepreneurial culture - delivering solutions, providing leadership and communication - but not afraid to dive into details. Having passion and in-depth knowledge of Project Management with a financial focus, is critical. Communication, bias for action, autonomy and connecting into the team at the same time are key as well as the ability to operate within a fast-paced and complex environment.

To apply please contact Akeem Champagnie on a.champagnie@capstone-recruitment.com or 02037575000.

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