Programme Manager

Other • £450 - £500 per day

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My client in Swindon are looking for a Programme Manager to support a review of an existing portfolio of works. You will be providing a mixture of back-fill for the current Programme Manager who is unavailable for a period of time and providing a fresh perspective on the work to date and future plans.

You will be expected to quickly understand the current position and then, with support from the wider business, carry out a series of workshops and other discovery activities to:

  • Review forward plans with a view to ensuring that they are appropriately prioritised against both IT and business capacity and capabilities
  • Are sized and have well-understood and incremental deliverables from IT which provide useful packages to the business
  • Build an updated programme plan taking the above factors plus other business and legislative drivers into account and gain acceptance of the new plan from senior stakeholders.
  • Produce a new financial forecast based on the proposed plan

Areas out of scope

  • Any review of the underlying technology base
  • Line Management of staff

While no detailed knowledge of the specific technology stack is necessary, a familiarity with the implementation of business systems will be important. Stakeholder engagement and management will be crucial to this role and sensitivity to a complex range of business drivers and agendas.

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