Programme Delivery Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
36.75 - 41.00 GBP Hourly + GBP36.75 - GBP41/hour Umbrella
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Category
Public Sector
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
JOB PURPOSE:

We are looking for an experienced Head of IT Programme Delivery to supervise a diverse programme of IT projects. Working closely with senior IT colleagues and customers across locations you will be responsible for the delivery and overall success of IT projects across multiple LGSS customers.

MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Plan the delivery of the overall programme and its activities from start to completion involving deadlines, milestones and processes.

Ensure the delivery of programme of projects to agreed time, cost and quality, focus on programmes of significant size and with complex stakeholder relationships.

Work with senior stakeholders, both within IT and LGSS customers to define and shape the programme, including prioritising the order of works based on business needs.

Ensure that programme activities operate within the policies and procedures of LGSS, it's customers and partner organisations.
Keep senior management informed with appropriately detailed reports or presentations.

Collate and review reports prepared by project managers to determine progress and issues.

Ensure that risk and issue management procedures are robust at both a programme and project level.

Identify and evaluate the risks associated with programme activities and take appropriate action to control the risks

Where necessary and in conjunction with the Heads of IT for LGSS customers develop business cases for funding projects.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

Prince2/MSP/LEAN practitioner qualification or equivalent.

EXPERIENCE:

Proven ability to work effectively with IT Delivery, Customers and suppliers.

Experience having worked with a high-performance, collaborative, constructive peer group

Engaging with subcontracted 3rd Parties to ensure they deliver to the contracted service.

Experience of managing and controlling large budgets.

Experience of resource management in matrix environment

Project & Programme Delivery Significant experience of leading major high profile programmes within agreed parameters of time, cost and quality.

Track record of effectively leading multiple, sometimes competing agendas, meeting challenging deadlines and delivering under pressure.

Please apply below