Programme Manager

Boston Hale
02 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Programme Manager, Senior Project Manager, Business Change, Business Systems, Ecommerce, Strategy

My client a global media house, has entered into a large transformation across their entire technology suite, and require Programme Managers to support the business through this change as well as manage a variety of project streams. This includes Business Systems, Ecommerce, Digital and Strategy.

The successful candidate will have the drive and commitment to ensure their projects are delivered on time, to budget and meet required quality standards both for on-going technology operations and for wider business adoption. It will be your responsibility to ensure projects are effectively resourced and that relationships are managed with a wide range of stakeholders, including all project contributors, business sponsors and suppliers.

It is essential that the successful candidate will have:

  • Ability to support the Advertising Sales, Marketing and Ecommerce teams, CTO and Head of Delivery in bringing teams together to deliver project initiatives
  • Ability to influence initiatives and stakeholders beyond your direct span of control
  • Excellent attention to detail, listening skills and ability to identify faint early warning signs and respond
  • Persistence and creativity to overcome change resistance and build advocacy
  • Real world delivery experience from which to influence peers, initiative sponsors and the broader project stakeholder community
  • Foster team dynamic that enables colleagues to work to their maximum capability
  • Team player and positive in group dynamic
  • Form relationships and build trust quickly

The role will either have the responsibility to look after a number of project streams. This includes Business systems and Salesforce implementation / configuration, or will have a strategic overview of all commercial programmes (including loyalty programmes, ecommerce, market place, travel website, amazon Alexa) as well as 3rd party relationships. Delivery is key in all roles and will be building the technology department from the ground up in an established business which is a rare challenge.

If you're looking to join a global organisation, but have the opportunity to build, support and establish a Technology division, please apply with your CV ASAP.

Programme Manager, Senior Project Manager, Business Change, Business Systems, Ecommerce, Strategy