IT Delivery Manager

Recruiter
Harvey Nash
Location
Milton Keynes
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
IT Delivery Manager 12 months FTC Location- Buckinghamshire

Our client in Buckinghamshire is looking for an IT Delivery Manager to join them on a 12 month fixed term contract as they embark on one of the biggest transformations in their sector over the past decade.

They are seeking an effective leader who can manage and deliver multiple technology Projects spanning systems in IT and beyond. This role requires a high degree of managerial and project delivery expertise in order to work effectively with internal IT teams and stakeholders across the organisation. Therefore demonstrable expereince in managing risk, issues, finances and communications is essential.

Essential Knowledge and Experience required for this role:

* Specific senior level experience of managing software development, systems architecture and systems integration.

* Fully conversant with modern IT systems & project methodologies, practices and approaches enabling clear, pragmatic and manageable plans for service delivery.

* A strong track record of large successful software developments, along with experience of package integration and implementation. Delivering results at pace.

* Proven experience of complex decision-making in a complex environment.

* Proven experience of developing and maintaining good and effective relationships with internal and external business partners.

* Proven experience of effectively managing Third Party suppliers.

* Proven experience of managing, motivating and developing team members both collectively and individually, and of achieving positive cultural change.

Personal Qualities & Characteristics required for this role:

* Excellent communication and influencing skills – verbal and written – with ability to liaise at all levels, including Board level.

* Excellent technical awareness and business acumen.

* Ability to drive change and overcome obstacles and resistance.

* Excellent people management skills, able to engage and lead.

* Commercial acumen.

* Managing internal and external relationships.

* Personable approach to individuals.

* The ability to Lead and shape a team.

If you feel you have the essential required skills and experience for this role and would like to be considered, please apply via submission of your CV

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