Head of Delivery /Delivery Manager GDS London

Blue Personnel Limited
United Kingdom
£700 to £750 per day
04 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Delivery /Delivery Manager GDS London We require an experienced Head of Delivery/Senior Delivery Manager to be responsible for Delivery and Delivery Management of NHS.UK outcomes, bring new efficiencies and collate the delivery teams to improve velocity and output of the programme as well as review and improve ways of current working, in line with operating model principles set by the Programme Director and Senior Management Responsibilities include: Responsible for overall Delivery Management and meeting key ministerial commitments: to review; facilitate, lead and improve organisational delivery teams to improve velocity and output, and ensure teams are focusing on the highest priority outcomes. Review/improve ways of working (planning, quality and risk/issue tracking) estimating, prioritising and creation of a coherent programme backlog), in line with target operating model principles to optimise programme performance, quality and output. Improve reporting cross programme, ensuring accurate, concise and compliant reports are submitted as required Improve delivery management capability, mentoring and transferring knowledge to existing resources. Assist in recruiting/on boarding/handover to permanent candidate Experience required: Minimum 5 years' experience managing complex Government Digital Service Projects Proven ability of delivering large scale Agile projects with experience of organisational design and change management Experience in setting up an Agile Delivery Environment for multidisciplinary teams Proven ability to challenge and remove any unnecessary barriers to service delivery Understanding of user centred service design practices, Government Digital Service Standards and the assessment process Experience in leading a collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of multidisciplinary teams Able to be articulate and credible at a senior level, delivering accurate reporting as to the current state of play with regard to the delivery of the service. Experience in monitoring, managing and reporting finances on multi million pound projects Experience in supporting procurement and commercial management functions to source required outcomes Strong negotiation skills and the ability to influence external partners, suppliers, stakeholders and customers to secure mutually beneficial outcomes
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