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Programme Manager - Infrastructure
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Recruiter: Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Listed on: 13th August
Location: Nottingham
Type: Permanent
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A global business is conducting a number of initiatives across the core infrastructure used within the organisation, due to this we are looking to find a talented technical Programme Manager to join the expanding team in Nottingham. 

The role will sit within a new dedicated division that is focused on the optimisation and improvement of infrastructure services globally and improve business services. 

The ideal candidate for this role will come from a technical background(Infrastructure) and have moved in to the PMO function, working on large scale migration projects including:

- Data Centre Migration/Improvements. 
- Cloud Migration
- Network Optimisation
- Platform Migration
- Digital Transformation 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Delivers programmes within the constraints of scope, time and cost to agreed levels of quality, within the organisation's project management framework
  • Defines, documents and manages large and mid-scale projects with minimal supervision, working with multiple teams that may have differing priorities and working/cultural practices
  • Actively participates in all phases of the project or specific phases of larger projects. Identifies, assesses and manages risks to the success of the project
  • Effectively manage project team conflicts, build collaborative partnerships with stakeholders, and commitment to make decisions
  • Estimates costs, timescales and resource requirements for the successful completion of each project to agreed scope and constraints
  • Prepares and maintains project plans and tracks activities against the plan
  • Implement effective communication plan and operating rhythm, including provision of regular and accurate reports.
  • Monitors costs, timescales and resources used, and takes action where these deviate from agreed tolerances. 
  • Manages change control gaining agreement for revisions from project stakeholders
  • Provides effective leadership to the project team ensuring members are motivated and developing their skills and knowledge

Key Skills and Knowledge:
  • Program and Project management skills, including documentation and delivery, working knowledge of PMO frameworks
  • Reporting and data analysis; able to visually represent data and processes in an easy to understand manner.
  • Strong experience working in the IT industry delivering technical projects
  • Ability to think 'out side of the box', strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience engaging with stakeholders of varying levels, managing across time zones and cultures
  • Experience of working with agile programme methodologies
  • Management of 3rd party vendors and System Integrators
  • Experience in managing a diverse onshore and offshore team
  • Strong influencing skills and a positive leader.   
  • Ability to deliver against demanding deadlines and key milestones.
  • Strong conflict resolution skills
  • Strong team building skills
  • Advanced Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills

This is a challenging and exciting opportunity to join a market leading global business and play a critical part in the future technology for the business. 

If you are keen to discuss further, please contact David Macpherson at Evolution Recruitment.