Change Manager

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits

  • Contact:

    Stephanie McCleery

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Change Manager

Reading, Berkshire. (Flexible working)

£70,000 - £75,000 + 15% bonus, and corporate benefits

Working for a well established, international Manufacturing business who have a complex Matrix structure, this is a super opportunity for someone with a strong Change Management background and keen to drive change and engage with the business to implement the strategy and deliver exciting change programmes across the business.

A newly created team now with four employees, you will be very hands on and report into the Group Head of Change


  • Working closely with business leaders across a complex matrix structure and across an international remit, you will identify change programmes across the business and be able to incorporate a mixture of strategic change as well as quick win activities.
  • You will manage collaboration projects and run regular sessions regarding a range of projects you will be leading on at any one time
  • You'll utilise methodology to support programmes and design templates and work to best practice
  • This is a new role and team so you will have full scope to set up how you work to get the best out of the business/stakeholders
  • Continually looking to gather data and market intel you will work on the big ticket items as well as small, locally run projects.
  • You will create steering groups, run, lead and support them as well as manage resources internally and externally
  • You'll be able to communicate effectively with the business the plans and content of the programmes and build relationships to get the buy in from employees
  • You'll drive the projects forward and be responsible for all communications and implementation delivering with teams from within the business where appropriate
  • Although the role will be based in Reading 3 days a week, you will be very happy to travel to other sites when needed across the UK and on occasions to Europe and further afield


  • You will have a strong Change Management background, ideally within a large, matrix, global business
  • You will be strong with your organisation, time management and communication skills
  • Your excellent stakeholder skills will support you with your engagement across the business and you'll be able to build strong relationships
  • You will have a variety of skills in respect to methodologies, approaches and the tools you use to plan and deliver
  • You will also have strong delivery / implementation experience and be excited about being hands on
  • You will be able to work with data and reports
  • As this is a new role, you will be keen to create something and put your stamp on it as well as work with a degree of ambiguity
  • You will not only be able to identify but also to plan and execute change programmes across the business

To be considered please apply online today

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