Deputy Director, Portfolio Delivery

Government Digital Service
13 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017
IT, Internet
Contract Type
Full Time

Harness the power of technology to transform the way that millions of people interact with the UK Government.

Burns Sheehan are working exclusively with Government Digital Services (GDS) to recruit a Deputy Director of Portfolio Delivery.

Are you confident in driving systemic change, optimising delivery and breaking down barriers between teams? This is an opportunity to directly impact the cross-government transformation, taking responsibility for the success of a high profile portfolio within the Delivery and Support Group.

This position will give you the scope to drive complex digital projects as part of the Government Digital Transformation. Managing multidisciplinary Agile product teams, you’ll ensure that the portfolio of programmes and products deliver outcomes alighted with GDS’ objective.

As part of the senior leadership, you’ll collaborate with stakeholders and uphold GDS best practice values and behaviours across various teams. The role requires the ability to prioritise resource demand, while adhering to quality, cost and timescale objectives. 

With a background in complex, large-scale digital product delivery, you’ll have extensive experience with Agile Methodologies and matrix-management of multi-disciplinary teams.

For further information, and to discover what else this position can offer you, contact Simon Evans at Burns Sheehan.

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