Programme Manager – Innovation

We are looking for an entrepreneurial Programme Manager to join our growing innovation team, managing our flagship housing innovation programme Reimagining Rent.

Hours: Full time
Contract: Initially for an 18-month period
Salary: £32,000- £40,000 per annum (dependent on experience), plus benefits
Location: Bethnal Green, London E2 9PF
Reporting to: Head of Venture Development

The Young Foundation is a charitable foundation and accredited research institute with a long track record in supporting social innovation and engaging and working with communities across the UK.

We are looking for an entrepreneurial Programme Manager to join our growing innovation team. The successful candidate will manage Reimagining Rent, our flagship housing innovation programme, and support the development and delivery of new social venture and innovation programmes. If you are passionate about tackling the housing crisis, believe in the potential of innovation and enjoy working in a fast-paced and creative organisation, we would love to hear from you.

Download the full job description here.

How to apply

Please send a CV and short covering letter (maximum 300 words) setting out how your skills and relevant experience relate to the role to:

For more information about the role, please contact James Teasdale, Head of Venture Development on 0208 980 6263.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Tuesday 29th May.

  • First round interviews will take place on Thursday 7th June.
  • Second round interviews will take place on Friday 15th June

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals regardless of their background. You must have the right to live and work in the UK. Non-EU nationals who require a work permit in order to take up employment will not be considered.