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Programme Manager

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Information Technology
Location
Bristol, United Kingdom

Description

Reporting to the Head of Programme Management Practice, you will be responsible for:

Accountabilities

  • Working with a new PMO setting up and maintaining a high quality project management methodology (both Agile and Waterfall - depending on project) 
  • Ensuring all aspects of change (both business and technical) are managed and implemented through the lifecycle of each project, working with other IT teams and business functions as necessary. 
  • Contributing to transforming Dyson IT into a strategic function through ensuring Group IT programmes and projects are structured, well planned and executed. 
  • Managing the key interdependencies within the Group IT roadmap BAU releases and those external to Group IT. 
  • Working with the Head of Programme Management Practice to manage changes in roadmap direction, scope, costs, resources and timing. 
  • Working to accelerate the wider Dyson business by providing direction for all project risks and issues ensuring effective mitigation's and resolutions are in place, escalating in project governance where necessary. 
  • Enabling the growth and success of Dyson by providing direction for all programmes and large projects including escalation path for all risks and issues 
  • Overseeing Programme Manager to ensure programmes have the appropriate level of Stakeholder sponsorship and engagement.

Skills

  • Good knowledge of programme and project management methods including 
  • A proven record in delivery. 
  • In depth knowledge and experience of all stages of the project and programme lifecycle, including development of business cases, mobilisation of programmes.
  • Knowledge of multiple project management methodologies. 
  • Experience of delivering complex programmes.
  • Experience of working for a consultancy or other professional services organisation.
  • Experience in managing offshore/remote teams • A strong agent of change.

Benefits

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Subsidised café and restaurants
  • Discounts on Dyson machines