Business & Technology Change Programme Manager - £20m Technology Transformation

Recruiter
Context Recruitment Limited
Location
London, South East England
Salary
90000.0000
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Infrastructure Transformation Programme Manager

Exciting opportunity for a seasoned Technology Transformation Programme Manager to deliver a major, strategic transformation of technology infrastructure across a large-scale multi-national Group company. The Infrastructure Programme Manager will lead the definition and delivery of change incorporating WAN, LAN, WiFi, Servers & Storage and End-User Computing.

This role forms an integral part of a wider, major transformation and convergence of the entire Group technology environment. Cross-programme collaboration is vital, along with the ability to understand the emerging group infrastructure strategy, enabling you to define the best implementation strategy that favours a stable, evolutionary approach over an aggressive short-term approach.

Responsibilities:

  • Detail the overall and specific business cases, employing your stakeholder engagement and diplomacy skills to develop buy in and agreement across the Group.
  • Plan and design the programmes governance, structure and constituent work streams or projects
  • Coordination of programme work streams, managing dependencies inside and outside of the programme
  • Management of budgets and monitoring of benefits realisation
  • Group wide stakeholder engagement, managing communications and engaging all stakeholders to maintain support for the programme and to help ensure benefits are realised
  • Management of programme and project scopes, whilst contributing to the development of emerging business cases where required
  • Hiring and direct line management of project teams
  • Progress reporting through governance groups, directly to sponsors and through engagement with stakeholders
  • Management of 3rd party providers
  • Management of Risks and Issues

Experience/Criteria:

  • Extensive experience of successful multi-million pound infrastructure programme delivery in complex (ideally Group) company structures
  • Extensive experience of delivering major technical programmes including Wide Area Networks (WAN), Local Area Networks (LAN), Wireless Networks (WiFi), End User Computing and Servers/storage.
  • A strong business acumen, with a strong understanding of Business Change, linking IT delivery to business outcomes
  • Formal project/programme training such as Prince2/PMP or similar
  • Extensive experience in programme budgetary management and resource planning
  • An exceptional eye for detail, with a proven ability to exercise control of complex programmes with multiple cross-organisational work streams.
  • Experience of delivering on time, within budget and to desired quality!
  • Exceptional stakeholder and leadership skills, able to lead a diverse international team

Permanent position paying up to £85,000 + car, bonus, pension and other valuable benefits

Central London based with travel required.

Infrastructure Programme Manager

Exciting opportunity for a seasoned Infrastructure Programme Manager to deliver a major, strategic transformation of technology infrastructure across a large-scale multi-national Group company. The Infrastructure Programme Manager will lead the definition and delivery of change incorporating WAN, LAN, WiFi, Servers & Storage and End-User Computing.

This role forms an integral part of a wider, major transformation and convergence of the entire Group technology environment. Cross-programme collaboration is vital, along with the ability to understand the emerging group infrastructure strategy, enabling you to define the best implementation strategy that favours a stable, evolutionary approach over an aggressive short-term approach.

Responsibilities:

· Detail the overall and specific business cases, employing your stakeholder engagement and diplomacy skills to develop buy in and agreement across the Group.

· Plan and design the programmes governance, structure and constituent work streams or projects

· Coordination of programme work streams, managing dependencies inside and outside of the programme

· Management of budgets and monitoring of benefits realisation

· Group wide stakeholder engagement, managing communications and engaging all stakeholders to maintain support for the programme and to help ensure benefits are realised

· Management of programme and project scopes, whilst contributing to the development of emerging business cases where required

· Hiring and direct line management of project teams

· Progress reporting through governance groups, directly to sponsors and through engagement with stakeholders

· Management of 3rd party providers

· Management of Risks and Issues

Experience/Criteria:

· Extensive experience of successful multi-million pound infrastructure programme delivery in complex (ideally Group) company structures

· Extensive experience of delivering major technical programmes including Wide Area Networks (WAN), Local Area Networks (LAN), Wireless Networks (WiFi), End User Computing and Servers/storage.

· A strong business acumen, with a strong understanding of Business Change, linking IT delivery to business outcomes

· Formal project/programme training such as Prince2/PMP or similar

· Extensive experience in programme budgetary management and resource planning

· An exceptional eye for detail, with a proven ability to exercise control of complex programmes with multiple cross-organisational work streams.

· Experience of delivering on time, within budget and to desired quality!

· Exceptional stakeholder and leadership skills, able to lead a diverse international team

Permanent position paying up to £85,000 + car, bonus, pension and other valuable benefits

Central London based with travel required.