I am looking for an SC Cleared Programme Manager for a government organisation based in Croydon and Central London.
This is an initial 6 month contract beginning start of Nov 2019 with total work lasting up to 12 months and falls outside IR35.
You must be SC cleared and be eligible/prepared to undergo NPPV-3 clearance.
Planning and designing the programme and proactively monitoring its progress, resolving issues and initiating appropriate corrective action;
Defining the programme's governance arrangements;
Ensuring effective quality assurance and the overall integrity of the programme;
Managing the programme's budget on behalf of the SRO, monitoring expenditure and costs against delivered and realised benefits as the programme progresses;
Development and governance approvals for business cases;
Facilitating the appointment of individuals to project teams;
Managing communications with all stakeholders;
Managing risks to the programme's successful outcome;
Reporting the progress of the programme at regular intervals to the SRO and programme director.
Demonstrable effective leadership, interpersonal and communication skills.
The demonstrable ability to command respect and to create a sense of community amongst the members of the project teams.
Demonstrable good knowledge of techniques for planning, monitoring and controlling programmes.
Demonstrable sound business case development and approvals skills.
Demonstrable good understanding of the procurement process including negotiation with third parties.
Demonstrable good knowledge of budgeting and resource allocation procedures.
Demonstrable sufficient seniority and credibility to advise project teams on their projects in relation to the programme.
The demonstrable ability to find ways of solving or pre-empting problems.
Closing date Tuesday 15th Oct.
There is an application to write for this - please send your CV for details.