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IT Programme Manager - Sheffield - 80K

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Recruiter: BCT Resourcing
Listed on: 6th April
Location: Sheffield
Salary/Rate: £80,000 - £80,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: 2021-04-06 22:13:29

Job title: IT Programme Manager
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum, plus bonus and benefits

Managing a portfolio of projects at various stages of the project delivery lifecycle that impact multiple business areas; ensuring that competing priorities are effectively managed to result in successful delivery of the projects within agreed timescales, scope, and budget.

Main Duties:

  • Responsible for managing IT programmes and projects with a related cost of c.£500k+
  • Planning and designing IT programmes and projects, and proactively monitoring its progress
  • Delivering IT projects within the agreed governance structure, timescales, scope and budget
  • Tracking, prioritising and resolving issues and managing risks throughout the delivery process
  • Budget and resource forecasting and management for each project
  • Defining the governance structure for each project
  • Managing Third Party deliverables and relationships in line with contractual obligations
  • Co-ordinating and influencing stakeholders from across the organisations from Board level downwards
  • Providing effective and timely reports to ensure stakeholders are kept up-to-date at all stages throughout the project lifecycle
  • Lead a small team of project managers, business analysts and business product owners to ensure successful delivery of projects
  • Participating in annual planning of the Change Management Portfolio, programme planning and project planning as well as managing to a budget


Knowledge and experience

  • Experience of successful delivery of at least 3 IT programmes costing in excess of £500k with cross organisational impacts
  • Significant experience of delivering progressive information technology change.
  • Understanding what good design, development and testing looks like to enable robust discussions with technology resources and suppliers on the project.
  • Strong change management and leadership skills, and the ability to apply them to implement new systems and redesign work.
  • Experience of running senior stakeholder meetings e.g. Steering groups as well as workshops to facilitate an agreed decision/outcome.
  • Experience of commercial negotiations with suppliers to input into contracts for project delivery.
  • Experience of working in a complex corporate culture or rapidly growing business.
  • A background in financial services is desirable.


A background in financial services is desirable. Relevant qualifications such as PRINCE2, APMP, PMI, MSP

Contact Name:
Reference: TJ/7354/2001107
Job ID: 2917265

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