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Portfolio Delivery Team Manager / Portolio Planner

Job Title: Portfolio Delivery Team Manager / Portolio Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire
Salary: £450 - £520 per day + INSIDE IR35
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: 15887/001_1566550768
Contact Name: Adam Blackwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

I am currently recruiting for a Portfolio Delivery Team Manager to work on site at a public sector organisation in Salisbury, Wiltshire.

Due to the nature of the role, the successful candidate MUST have SC clearance at time of application.

Due to the nature of the the organisation, the role falls inside IR35, so the successful candidate must work through an umbrella company for the duration of the contract.

The successful candidate will:

  • Work closely with both business colleagues and the organisations IT service provider, gaining a broad understanding of business needs, maintaining strong relationships and influencing senior stakeholders' decisions through accurate representation of what can be achieved.

  • Proactively monitor supplier capacity and resource issues to optimise delivery

  • Deputise as point of contact for supplier escalations and exceptions

  • Develop and maintain portfolio plans or project plans ensuring a common understanding across business and supplier communities of the capabilities required meet the IT strategy

I am looking for someone with the following skills:

  • Experience of influencing senior stakeholders and challenging assumptions.

  • Experience of scoping customer requirements, taking into account policy, strategic direction and technical restraints.

  • Experience of using a variety of analytical techniques to identify trends, provide reports and inform decisions.

  • A good level of commercial awareness

  • SC clearance (ESSENTIAL)

If you are currently SC cleared and have the relevant skills to be successful in the role, please apply via the link.

CV DEADLINE: Tuesday 28th August @ 3pm