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Head of EIS Project Management Office

Job Title: Head of EIS Project Management Office
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum
Start Date: January 2018
Reference: BBBH56028b_1512990974
Contact Name: Jessica Roberts
Contact Email: j.roberts@parity.net
Job Published: December 11, 2017 11:16

Job Description

Head of PMO - Permanent - Glasgow

Our public-sector client based in Glasgow has an interesting permanent opportuntiy for a Head of PMO, you will be responsible for managing and delivering strategic IS Programmes across partner organisations, overall management of the portfolio of projects and programmes and to provide functional management for supporting teams.

Essential skills:

  • Significant experience of working with strategic partners in the development, planning and delivery of ICT and Digital services
  • Experience of ensuring commercial governance of digital enterprises, including contract management of suppliers
  • Experience in delivery of Digital Strategies and transformational projects
  • Extensive Programme and Project Management experience
  • Experience of leading change
  • Experience of developing strategic definitions for Programmes and aligning this to corporate strategy
  • Experience of procurement and commissioning processes including negotiation with 3rd parties
  • Strong background in working with complex multi service operations
  • Qualified to at least SCQF level 10 (degree level) in an IT or Financial subject
  • Project Management qualification, such as PRINCE2 practitioner APM Practitioner or equivalent experience
  • Programme Management qualification such as MSP or equivalent experience

The ideal candidate will have previously worked within the public sector or will have experience of working in a highly politicised environment.

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