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Programme Manager

Glasgow
£55000 - £60000 per annum + 36 days holiday, 20%+ pension
63631/001_1575394435

FPSG are working with a well-known public sector client with a technology hub in Glasgow city centre who are looking add an experienced Programme Manager to the team.

The Programme Manager will have to end responsibility for the changes being implemented. These include projects such data analytics consolidation, upgrading of the correspondence systems with a focus on moving to new Cloud based solutions and establishing an Enterprise Integration capability to cover both API Management and Enterprise Messaging.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Design and delivery of the overall programme and project plans

  • Tracking of costs for projects within the programme

  • Assessment and prioritisation of the projects.

  • Working alongside delivery teams to resource projects appropriately

  • Manage projects to successful delivery from initiation through to launch and post go live.

  • Management of 3rd party resources who may be delivering parts of solutions within the programme and projects

  • Line management of project managers and project management analysts assigned to the Innovation programme

  • Management of the budget allocated to the Innovation programme

To be successful in the role of Programme Manager you will experience with:

  • Digital transformation

  • Management of software development and application implementation and upgrade projects.

  • Programme and change management methods and tools

  • Managing high profile suppliers and stakeholders

  • Delivering change in a high volume complex processing environment

  • Excellent planning and organisational skills

  • Strong commercial understanding and awareness including demonstrable external contract management experience

  • Techniques needed to develop the skills, competencies and the effectiveness of teams

  • Budgetary management skills and experience

  • Strong stakeholder management skills at a senior/board level

  • Negotiation skills to build effective working relationships with multiple internal and external stakeholders

Reward

The opportunity to not only contribute to an exciting project and team but also continually develop and add to your existing skill set. On top of that the client can offer flexible working hours, 36 days holidays and above market rate pension plan (20%+).

Equal Opportunities

FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age

We are Disability Confident and neurodiverse aware. If you have a disability, please tell us if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you in your application or with your recruitment process

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