CIP Manager 8A
London - 44,956 - 53,042 per annum

Type: Permanent
Start: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
Posted: 14 August 2017

We are proud to be supporting Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust in their search for a number of Cost Improvement Programme (CIP) Managers.  Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust is formed of two hospitals: Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Lewisham Hospital.  It currently provides both specialist and general care to a large population across the South East of London and Kent. 

The CIPs Manager is an exciting role to be joining Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust for.  With a significant deficit and savings to be found, you will be at the forefront of financial innovation and project management within the Trust.  The CIP Manager will support the Divisional Managers, Head of Cost Improvement and Associate Director of Finance equally in CIP planning and promoting an understanding of the Trust-wide CIP Programme.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Day to day management and co-ordination of all CIP programmes within the division;
  • Providing expertise on CIP programme structuring, planning, benefits quantification and tracking to inform CIP reporting;
  • Analysing and interpreting complex financial data;
  • Preparing the Directorate CIP reports, forecasts and 3 year saving plans.

The successful applicant will be educated to Degree level, with ideally a Prince2 Qualification and will come with good Project management experience.  You will come from the NHS, wider public or commercial sectors.  Applicants will be able to interpret and understand complex financial information.  You will also have excellent communication skills, being able to empathise and build rapport with clinicians and ensuring successful delivery of CIPs through senior stakeholder engagement.  You will also be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills and be able to manager priorities and achieve delivery against challenging deadlines.

Please send your CV and supporting statement to Charlotte Smith from Allen Lane at

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