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Programme Manager - 6 months - Inside IR35 - Glasgow

Job Title: Programme Manager - 6 months - Inside IR35 - Glasgow
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH55882_1511864279
Contact Name: Billy Henchy
Contact Email: b.henchy@parity.net
Job Published: November 28, 2017 10:18

Job Description

Programme Manager - 6 months - Inside IR35 - Glasgow

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Programme Manager to provide leadership for the development, planning and implementation of a large scale, complex transformational public sector programme.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide leadership and support to ensure effective planning activity is maintained to a high standard across the Programme.
  • Facilitate thorough knowledge and skills transfer on Programme Management related matters to facilitate upskilling of staff and to ensure sustainability of relevant skills and knowledge as the Programme progresses - this is an essential element of the role.
  • Provide guidance and support across the Programme to enable that the hybrid approach (both waterfall and agile methodologies are used in this Programme) continues to work successfully.

Essential Criteria

  • Relevant Programme and Project Management qualifications - strong, proven working knowledge of Managing Successful Projects (MSP) or a qualification from Association of Project Management Practitioner.
  • Experience of managing a Programme of transformational change or delivery of a large complex project.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills and a track record of summarising large complex data into reports to senior management.
  • An ability to influence, negotiate and collaborate effectively with a wide range of external and internal stakeholders.
  • Proven ability to successfully facilitate the transfer of knowledge and skills to staff across a Programme or project.
  • Experience of other (agile) methods of project and programme delivery and a track record to show these have been employed where appropriate

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