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Programme Manager - Automotive

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Recruiter: Proactive Appointments
Listed on: 24th November 2020
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £70,000 - £80,000
Type: Permanent

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Programme Manager - Automotive

Our client have an exciting opportunity for a Programme Manager with a background in the Autmotive industry to join on a permanent basis. Likely starting in early 2021 this role will be to help deliver a programme of ‘Digitalisation of Marketing Operations' at a global level. Helping to improve efficiency, speed, cost and effectiveness of the marketing process for a leading automotive brand. 

Role responsibilities:

    '€¢Developing a detailed programme plan taking into account the full project scope, all workstreams, and the key stakeholders and departments within the client and other third-party agencies that would need to be involved'€¢Developing and managing project scope.  Assessing client requests and prioritising in line with project goals and budgets'€¢Working with senior clients and key stakeholders across the marketing and associated departments/partners, such as IT and Adobe.'€¢Managing expectations of clients and project stakeholders/sponsors at multi-levels including C/board level. '€¢Taking ownership for driving delivery through and being client facing whilst building a level of respect and trust with your clients.'€¢Coordinating the response and participation of Omnicom agencies, building effective partnerships with programme managers in these businesses, setting goals and using influence to deliver an integrated programme.'€¢Managing programme delivery, working in sprints to enable continuous delivery against roadmap.  This will involve the coordination of many teams.'€¢Managing of budgets and resources needed to deliver the programme against the vision'€¢Work with a transformation manager to ensure transformation and programme plan are aligned'€¢Organising the internal team to ensure timings are being hit and key meetings are in place'€¢We need a strong candidate that will own and organise this programme of change.  The candidate needs to have experience in managing across senior clients, multiple stakeholders, agencies and departments.'€¢Experience of programme management of senior client teams, in global organisations, overseeing technical and change management programmes is also required.'€¢They will need to have strong project management and account management experience as well as a knowledge of Adobe technology platforms.

Skills required:

    '€¢You'll be someone who's able to negotiate, coach, present and troubleshoot all the way through a project.'€¢You should be agile and able to think on your feet - multi-tasking will come naturally, and you'll have your finger on the pulse continually across all projects.'€¢Must have a positive and client facing attitude'€¢Experience within the automotive sector would also be beneficial'€¢Prince2 and/or SCRUM certification beneficial

Programme Manager - Automotive

Due to the volume of applications received for positions, it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted. 

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