Job Description :
A Database Retail client based in London are looking for a Programme Manager/Senior
Delivery Manager on a permanent basis, with competitive salary and generous benefits. We are looking for an experienced Programme Manager to manage a Team of 6-10 Delivery Managers and their respective teams of technical resources. You'll expand and mature the team's capacity to partner with strategic initiatives and build in security by design. You'll typically be leading the delivery of the Information Security and PCI DSS programmes
, whilst taking a smaller, advisory role on others. The Senior Delivery Manager is required to provide leadership, coaching and mentoring to the delivery team to develop a motivated and successful delivery capability. Successful candidates must have the following experience: Educated to degree level desirable but not essential Qualified/Certified in Programme/Project Methodologies eg Managing Successful Programmes (MSP), PRINCE 2, APM Body of Knowledge etc. Track record of applying varying project management, tools, technologies & techniques with expertise in best practice project management methodologies and approaches - including effort estimating techniques, work breakdown planning and project management disciplines. Understanding of IT architecture, design, development methods, assurance and testing techniques and operational service & support, as well as business change management techniques and best practice. Experience and knowledge of the IT investment evaluation.
process, including cost/benefit analysis and estimating IT cost/resources for both defined & undefined initiatives. Expert in coaching others to constructively challenge situations and to make decisions based on the weeks ahead. Experience of delivering projects through a variety of methodologies including Agile and Waterfall and can articulate the advantages and
disadvantages of these methods in relation to different programmes of work. Experience in energising and leading the team through enabling them to see how their work impacts the business results and ensuring they remain informed on relevant business information. Broad knowledge and understanding of IT concepts and architectures including Cloud, BYOD, Mobile Device Management, Access Control etc.