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Programme Manager

Job Title: Programme Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: £580 - £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5559800_1509530795
Contact Name: Charlotte O'loughlin
Contact Email: c.oloughlin@parity.net
Job Published: November 01, 2017 10:06

Job Description

Programme Manager

Contract. Warrington. 6 Months+. £580-£600 P/D. Public Sector

Programme Manager required to lead the delivery and management of a transformation programme taking into account both technical delivery and business readiness and design.

The role

  • To manage a large and complex, enterprise-level service transformation programme consisting of multiple Agile teams.
  • To play a lead role in putting in place the appropriate people, process, and tools and skillsets required to enable effective delivery. This will include coaching members of the team as needed in both Programme and Agile methodologies.
  • To blend traditional programme management principles and practices with an Agile development approach in the right proportion, working closely with the Programme Director to develop governance and a programme delivery approach that will enable the delivery of the overall programme vision within time and budgetary constraints and in a way that is sensitive to the operating context.
  • To define programme scope and schedule while focusing on regular and timely delivery of value; organise and lead programme status and working meetings; preparing and distributing progress reports; managing risks and issues and correcting deviations from plans.
  • To assist in team development while holding teams accountable for their commitments, working closely with the Programme Director to remove roadblocks to their work; leveraging organisational resources as required and mentoring and developing team members
  • To support Product Owners in managing customer expectations and direct the work of work stream leads to ensure timely delivery and to effectively manage stakeholder communications and business readiness.

For more information please apply now.

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