IT Program Manager - Finance Association

Recruiter
Location
Central London
Salary
£65000 - £70000 Per Annum DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
AB-GCE2147A
Contact
Guru Careers
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Program Manager - (Finance Association)

An IT Program Manager / Senior IT Project Manager is needed to join one of the most influential associations of professional accountants in the world. Working from Central London (EC2), the IT Program Manager / Senior IT Project Manager can expect a fantastic opportunity to grow a team whilst providing strategic input into global IT program management for a leading professional body.

With over 650,000 members / students in 179 countries, this leading association provides the tools, resources and intelligence to improve the reputation, employability and quality of accounting professionals worldwide. They are now seeking an IT Program Manager / Senior IT Project Manager to enhance IT program management throughout all global regions, focusing on potential revenue producing projects and student / member enhancements.

Working closely with the Director of IT Portfolio Management the IT Program Manager / Senior IT Project Manager will be responsible for leading and executing IT Program Initiatives. Whether you are defining all program requirements; driving cross-functional project scoping, scheduling and resourcing; monitoring and responding to industry trends; planning and prioritising projects (defined in the IT program roadmap); managing project budgets or providing hands on project management, it will be your experience in managing multiple projects that ensures program efforts align with the associations strategic goals and plans.

To qualify. You should be an IT Program Manager / IT Portfolio Manager / Senior IT Project Manager / IT Implementation Manager / Senior IT Program Manager / IT Services Manager or similar with a CV that demonstrates:

• Program management experience or equivalent experience in a related field such as project management;
• Experience managing complex projects with significant business and systems development components;
• A Prince 2 or PMI – SCRUM would be advantageous;
• The ability to engage with stakeholders at all levels across the business;
• Experience in an Agile Environment;
• You are customer focused with the ability to manage a team.

A Project Management Certification (PMP) would be advantageous.

This is a unique opportunity for a IT Program Manager / Senior IT Project Manager to combine working within such a rewarding sector plus a diverse, varied and challenging position.