Programme Manager

Location: Winchester
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Business Analysis & Project Management
Reference: ls4
An exciting job opportunity has become available for a Software Company within Winchester and will report into the Head of Project Management, This company is well established and has As an accredited Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and having pioneered Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) in the insurance market.
The Ideal candidate with receive the following:
• Salary of up to £50,000 per annum
• Excellent Pension 3% / 3%
• Company car / car allowance of £350 gross per month
• Fuel card
• Critical illness x 1 annual salary
• Life assurance x 4 annual salary
• Free parking
Key Responsibilities:
• Strategic objectives and position in the market place
• Develop relationships with corporate customers
• Understand key business drivers associated with any programme delivery
• Management Duties and Coaching others, budget, monitoring expenditure & costs against delivery benefits as the programme
• Ensure effective personal development
• Initiate and design appropriate governance processes which coincide with the projects/programmes is transparent and clear to all.
• progresses.
• Tracking and reporting delivery of programmes to time frames.
• Managing customer and third-party contributions to the programme(s) and communication with all stakeholders including regular face to face meetings with customers.
• Oversee all integrity and coherence of programmes, Developing and maintaining the programme and give support within the projects.
• To act as interface between all the company’s areas/business functions and the customer to ensure that all aspects of programme delivery are planned and managed effectively.
• Provide regular and detailed progress reports for both internal and external use.
• Perform any other duties that are reasonably required from time to time.

Qualifications Needed
• Educated to degree level (desirable)
• PRINCE2 Practitioner or equivalent (preferred)
• Broad awareness of contractual terminology
Candidate Experience and Will be:
• project life cycles and methods to good Level
• Knowledge of software development and full product life cycles.
• Proven track record in successfully delivering a portfolio of Projects in a matrix environment.
• Knowledge of all aspects of the company’s software solutions (preferred).
• Experience in managing multiple parties including third party suppliers
• Trustworthy, Customer Focus, responding to change, Decisiveness, Problem solving and shows continuous improvements.

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