Job Description

Programme Manager - Healthcare Sector (£600.00 per day inside IR35)

Key deliverables for the project

The Programme Manager will provide programme management and delivery capability and have proven experience of running technology enabled and in particular Microsoft 365 change programmes.

The Programme Manager will work with the Digital Workplace programme team including Programme Director of Strategy and Governance, Head of Digital Workplace, Information Governance Manager, strategic supplier partners and many stakeholders across the business including the Executive Team as required.

The targets of the project will be:

  1. Development of programme plan and associated documentation and artifacts
  2. Establishment and refinement of new programme governance board and appropriate reporting and assurance mechanisms, aligned to wider organisational governance
  3. Running a Programme Management Office (PMO) to support the programme including secretariat of the programme board
  4. Providing ongoing programme controls including dependency, risk and issue, and benefit realisation management to assure the programme board
  5. Budget tracking and reporting
  6. Benefits realisation planning and reporting oversight
  7. Internal stakeholder management and communication
  8. Programme deliverables tracking and quality assurance

Skills and Experience

Essential skills and experience required

  1. Highly developed knowledge and experience in techniques for planning, delivering, monitoring and controlling programmes resulting in business change (MSP qualification preferred)
  2. Experience of setting up programme governance and quality assurance from scratch including managing boards and PMO functions
  3. Experience of managing programme budgets and tracking expenditure
  4. Experience of managing programme resourcing for large-scale IT/technical programmes (M365/SharePoint preferred) using a blend of in-house and contract resources
  5. Experience of working with large 3rd party digital/technology suppliers to successfully deliver within a transformation programme
  6. Experience of working with a range of internal stakeholders at all levels where the majority will not be technically expert
  7. Experience of working with stakeholders to bring consensus on business priorities where there are conflicting views
  8. Experience of managing programmes involving the rollout and exploitation of SharePoint Online/M365/Power Platform
  9. Ability to cope with multiple and changing demands, meet tight deadlines and exercise sound judgement in the face of conflicting pressures

Please attach your CV for immediate consideration.