IT Programme and Projects Manager (Digital & Customer Experience)



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    Local Government

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  • Expiry date

    01 May 2019

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Ref: GSi54387

IT Programme and Projects Manager Digital & Customer Experience

The IT Programme and Projects Manager has the day to day authority and responsibility over all aspects of project resources working on the IT programme and project portfolio,  The demands of this role involve regularly managing a number of competing activities, at times with demanding deadlines, on an on-going basis, with a range of complexities, from very complex to tactical, including key decisions that could impact the delivery of the service to the whole Council and beyond, to partner organisations.IT project delivery services are often delivered out of hours, 24 x 7 x 365. As such, there may be times when the post holder is required to be available out of hours, including weekends.  Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • To lead the development and roll-out of change management methodology across IT, and the wider business as necessary
  • To lead the governance approach for IT programme and project activity, providing the structure through which the transformation activity will be governed and monitored
  • To work as part of the IT team, aligned and supporting the Transformation team, supporting the delivery of change across the business
  • To provide line management to resources deployed as part of the delivery of IT programmes and projects, and support the delivery of the IT portfolio through the effective allocation of resources against change activity

This role is for 2 months inside IR35 c£500 per day.  The closing date is 12pm on Wednesday 1st May 2019.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

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Contact details
Anton Ramdhanie: 07384 253674