Programme Manager

£60000 - £75000/annum car & bonus
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Programme Manager

Salary: up to £75k + car & bonus

Location: Southampton

Contact: Sab Choudhury, (Apply online only)

You are a forward thinking Programme Manager who has managed and led a team of Project Managers. You are experienced in delivering large scale programmes and working within a global organisation. You have a proven ability in both business change and IT delivery. You are looking to join an organisation that can give you the opportunity to deliver large scale unique programmes and work with industry leaders across multiple locations globally. You would have ideally worked in either SAP environments/systems and/or PLM projects in the Retail sector.

The Role:

You will take overall accountability for managing a Programme. The programme management covers all technology, process and people components and involves close collaboration with various stakeholders across the group, internal and external. You will also be responsible to lead and manage a team of Project Managers.


* Substantial programme management experience including, MSP, EMP, PRINCE 2, Agile methodology
* Proven experience in SAP environments/systems and/or PLM projects in the Retail sector
* Proven change management experience in a multicultural environments
* Proven experience in transformation programme within a multicultural environment and international organisations.
* Risk and issue management and financial controlling
* Good knowledge of budgeting, cost controls and resource allocation procedures
* Proven skills in cross-functional working
* Strong leadership skills, able to set direction for others and motivate a team of internal & 3rd party managers
* Excellent presentation and communication skills. Ability to build successful stakeholder relationships up to Board level.
* Good liaison & relationship building skills within both business and systems functions and with external suppliers
* Strong networker and excellent people manager
* Ability to work under pressure as well as customer and result-oriented
* Tenacious, with the ability to drive through programme to successful and timely completion in a difficult environment
* Strong planner and with ability to spot tenuous links and dependencies
* Ability to dive in to detail and drive problem resolution when required
* Creative thinker with strong problem solving skills
* Demonstrable experience of managing a diverse team of IT professionals
* High flexibility and willingness to travel