Programme Manager

Nhs National Services Scotland
Edinburgh Technopole
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

NHS National Services Scotland (NSS), Programme Management Services (PgMS) is looking for experienced and qualified programme management professionals to meet our current and emerging commitments to support strategic and operational modernisation initiatives across Health and the wider Public Sector in Scotland.

PgMS provides portfolio programme and project delivery support to NSS, other Special Health Boards, Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates and wider Public Sector organisations in Scotland across a substantial and diverse portfolio of programmes and projects delivering strategic change, establishing new responsibilities or services, and developing and promoting new ways of working. PgMS leads and advises on programmes and projects and provides consultancy and support on the use of portfolio, programme and project management techniques.

You should be a suitably qualified applicant with proven experience of programme and project management. Candidates should have excellent interpersonal, organisational and communication skills. Candidates should be confident, articulate and self motivated. These posts are based in Gyle Square, Edinburgh, with frequent travel throughout Scotland. These posts are available as a secondment opportunity for existing NHS Staff. Please follow your own organisations guidelines if applying in this way.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

For an informal discussion on the posts, please contact Claire Muldoon, PgMS PMO Project Manager on.

Further information on NSS is available from:

Closing date for completed applications is Tuesday 9th January 2017.

Interviews will be held across weeks 22nd and 29th January 2018.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies