Senior Programme Manager

Senior Programme Manager
  • £750 - £800 per Day
    DAY
  • Contract
  • Malmesbury, Wiltshire, England, UK Malmesbury Wiltshire GBR SN16 0RP
Job Ref: BBBH22346
Sector: PMO & project management
Date Added: 04 May 2022

Senior Programme Manager

6 month contract

Malmesbury - Hybrid role, on site & remote working

£750 per day

The roleReporting to the Head of Programme Management Practice, as a senior programme manager you will beresponsible for leading large-scale programmes that contribute to the delivery of strategic outcomes. You will haveprimary responsibility for the successful delivery of the required outcomes, including the establishment of appropriategovernance and assurance, monitoring progress, managing risks and issues and ensuring the business readiness forchange.

Key responsibilities include: Leading the development of Business Cases, alignment with senior stakeholders & agreement throughProgramme Steer Co and the approved funding authority (ITGB). Communication and stakeholder management; ensuring stakeholder interests are identified and addressed.Segmenting and managing multiple stakeholder groups appropriately in complex environments. Buildingconsensus across large and often diverse groups of stakeholders and developing strategic relationships withinternal and external suppliers. Working closely with the relevant Portfolio Directors to co-manage seniorstakeholders. Providing direction and guidance on team and PPM community development, proactively contributingto the development of the PPM Practice. Resource management - Building and maintaining a strong, high-performing, delivery focused programmeteam. Providing leadership and direction for larger multi-disciplinary teams to deliver successfully. Risks and Issues - being accountable for managing strategic and operational risks and issues effectively and forbriefing senior stakeholders ensuring they are enrolled in the management and control of key risks and issues. Programme performance and controls - identifying success criteria, setting project controls and beingaccountable for performance. Monitoring and controlling progress, engaging fully with assurance teams andresponding to recommendations. Leadership vision and objectives - Creating an environment in which projects can succeed; working effectivelytogether within and across teams. Ensuring business readiness to deliver the benefits and outcomes set out inbusiness case. Dependency management - Quality assuring the dependency management process, working with seniorstakeholders to resolve issues and act as a link between the programme and business governance.

Essential Skills, Knowledge & Experience Expert leadership abilities including thought leadership, structured and strategic thinking, critical analysis andproactivity Outstanding interpersonal communication skills, within and across teams to a range of audiences includingC-suite stakeholders Powerful change agent, with track record of successfully manage change and delivering transformation Demonstrable success via matrix management including offshore/ remote teams you will have significantexperience of building high-performing teams and nurturing individual talent. Expert knowledge of a range of programme and project management methodologies Knowledge of advanced risk management techniques and a track record of having successfully applied them At least 8 years' experience of IT project and programme management, ideally gained in strategic complexprojects for large organisations Experience of successfully delivering complex £multi-million transformation programmes in large globalorganisations Expert level skills in effective financial stewardship including the development of robust business cases, tightfiscal control of budgets, accurate financial reporting and benefits realisation.

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We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

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03/06/2022 16:31:09
GBP 750 800 Day
Contact Consultant:
Nikki Deakin

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