Programme Manager – Public Sector

We have urgent demand for world class programme managers to join a high profile public sector client. You will have the opportunity to play a pivotal role on one of the largest and most complex portfolio transformations in the UK.

The Company

Our major public sector client is currently undergoing a major period of transformation with the long term vision of establishing a world class in-house transformation capability. Their goal is to facilitate smarter and more agile ways of working through streamlining their organisational structure and leadership, while making better use of disruptive digital solutions.

The Role

As a Programme Manager, you will be responsible for managing a constant rotation of complex programmes within the portfolio spanning both IT and Business Change. You will also take ownership for actively managing multiple projects and programmes using agreed templates, processes and standards,  in addition to ensuring the effective delivery of outputs and outcomes and to fully realise related programme benefits.

Skills and Experience:

Successful candidates will have the following:

  • Possess a thorough understanding of how technology, estate, commercial and other strategies apply to business issues. Understands the use of information technology in a strategic context as a means to an end. Have sufficient knowledge to use experts appropriately and act at an ‘intelligent customer’
  • Full understanding of the business change programmes and public sector ICT delivery and the frameworks in which programme delivery must take place
  • Skilled in applying programme and project management approaches, specifically the processes and techniques involved in planning, forecasting, managing and controlling large areas of work
  • Be qualified in a recognized project and/or programme management discipline (Prince / MSP / APM), or effectively demonstrate appropriate attributes and be willing to undertake relevant training

This is a unique opportunity to play a pivotal role on one of the largest portfolio transformations in the UK. In addition to being able to augment your programme management skills within the context of a large scale, dynamic organisation, you will also be placed on a dedicated, upward trajectory towards senior leadership.

The role is based in London and offers a competitive remuneration package.

If you want to make a real difference to the city of London, then please apply for more details.

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