Latest Opportunities


Programme Manager

Job Title: Programme Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57817_1529072404
Contact Name: Rachel Beattie
Contact Email: r.beattie@parity.net
Job Published: June 15, 2018 15:20

Job Description

Programme Manager - Edinburgh - 3 months - £450-550 per day

A public-sector client looking to have a Programme Manager join their team on a 3-month contract.

Essential skills:

  • Extensive experience working as a programme manager and project manager with a track record of successfully delivering business solutions
  • Significant experience of Identity Management, API or similar programmes and projects
  • Experience managing software procurement projects, including evaluation and implementation stages
  • Relevant programme management, project management or business analysis qualifications e.g. MSP, APMP, Prince2 or Agile certification.
  • Experience managing multiple concurrent projects
  • Track record of successful project or change delivery
  • Understanding of industry standard Programme Management, Project Management and Business Analysis methodologies
  • Ability to develop and maintain project plans (e.g. in Microsoft Project or equivalent) so that projects are delivered successfully
  • Ability to estimate, identify, secure and manage project resources so that projects deliver within agreed budgets, to agreed standards and to agreed milestones

Desirable skills:

  • Experience as a specialist Project Manager, working within software development and integration.
  • Effective use of standard business analysis tools and techniques to communicate with IT and business staff.
  • Demonstrable business analysis skills gained in an IT systems environment.
  • Experience of leading agile and/or iterative software development projects through releases
  • Agile business analysis techniques e.g. user stories.
  • Good knowledge of SharePoint and Office 365

Please note: this role falls within IR35.

Parity - Source, Develop, Transform

Parity Professionals Ltd acts in the capacity of an Employment Business when providing contract work finding services.

At Parity, we are committed to protecting your privacy, we will process and hold your CV and use the information you have provided lawfully and in accordance with our Terms and Conditions and our Privacy Policy.

Get similar jobs like these by email

By submitting your details you agree to our T&C's