Programme Manager - Communications

Computer People
City of London, London
16 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Programme Manager - IT Systems - Communications - 6 Month FTC - London


Our client in central London is in need of a strong communicator and strategic leader to support their Head of the Communications in the delivery of a long term Programme of work.


  • Support the programme over its lifecycle to ensure delivery within deadline and budget.
  • Management of, and responsibility for, competitive procurement process - OJEU, ITT.
  • Define and present Business Cases for procurement of services.
  • Establish programme scope and budgets / track and report progress throughout delivery.
  • Establish, maintain and manage plans, monitoring progress and issues, taking necessary actions and decisions.
  • Manage risks, issues & change, initiating corrective action to sustain programme objectives.
  • Manage and define project resources, including the allocation of projects and tasks.

Experience & Skills:

  • Professionally qualified with a relevant qualification, in addition to relevant experience.
  • Programme management experience, delivering large complex programmes.
  • Highly experienced in PRINCE2, MSP or similar management methodology.
  • Confident and effective management of people and teams.
  • Confident in managing risks, issues and change in complex environments.
  • Confident and effective stakeholder management.
  • Confident and effective supplier/vendor management - Negotiate & manage contracts.
  • Strong communication skills, being able to communicate to all levels of organisations.

Programme Manager - IT Systems - Communications - 6 Month FTC - London