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Head of Portfolio & Programme Delivery (London SW10)
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Recruiter: Solutions Through Knowledge
Listed on: 19th September
Location: Central London
Salary/Rate: £55,000 - £60,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Reference: STK9182288_expired
Contact Name: Adam Tolley

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Head of Portfolio & Programme Delivery, £60,000 + Benefits, London SW10

Company
Fantastic opportunity to join a forward-thinking IT service provider delivering IT service management and IT infrastructure services to the healthcare sector.
This role will best suit a commercially minded individual with gravitas who is looking to take the next step up in their career, or an experienced and visionary senior manager who is looking to mould this role into their own.

Role
The primary responsibilities of the Head of Portfolio & Programme Delivery are to provide leadership, delivery and assurance that programmes and projects are delivered, controlled and that successful delivery is achieved on-time, on-budget and to requirements.

Experience
This role will suit someone who possesses Portfolio, Programme and/or Project Management experience and has experience in the delivery of successful programmes. projects and associated disciplines. This will be underpinned by a solid understanding of IT infrastructure and its application within the healthcare environment.

Duties
This role will use a range of technical and managerial skills to:

                          Define, develop, monitor, maintain and manage the project delivery lifecycle
                          Devise, organise and implement high value programmes and projects that are complex in nature
                          Simultaneously manage multiple programme and project streams to delivery
                          Develop business cases, initiation documents, requirement specifications, financial and resource plans, and all other artefacts required to support the approval and delivery of programme and projects.
                          Successfully manage a team of project managers and build engineers
                          Resolve high-level issues relating to programme and project delivery
                          Coach and support project managers and third parties in the application of their duties to ensure project delivery
                          Maintain strict control and oversight of financial controls
                          Ensure programmes and projects are delivered under strict governance and delivery controls
                          Assure that disaster recovery processes for core infrastructure services and systems are available, workable and can delivered within agreed timeframe(s)
                          Provide consultancy services as required
                          Provide input to ad hoc initiatives and projects as required
                          Liaise with suppliers and technical specialists as required
                          Provide consultancy, training, education, information and support on specific technical related subjects as required
                          Ensure that correct finance and resource controls are in place to ensure successful planning, delivery and post product support arrangements.