Job Openings Programme Manager

About the job Programme Manager

Programme ManagerWinsford , £60,000 Depending on Experience

The Role: 

The Programme Manager our client will be crucial in establishing and leading a new project delivery capability. This role requires a strategic thinker with a strong project and programme management background and a proven track record of building and leading high-performing teams. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, implementing, and optimising project delivery processes, methodologies, and tools to ensure the successful execution of complex projects across all business areas.

The Experience: 

Strategic Leadership:

  • Align the project delivery strategy with the company's overall business objectives and goals.
  • Provide visionary leadership to drive the adoption of best practices in project and programme management.

Project Delivery Framework:

  • Design and establish robust project delivery methodologies, processes, and standards.
  • Ensure consistent application of project management methodologies across all projects.

Stakeholder Management:

  • Engage with key stakeholders to understand their project requirements and ensure alignment with project delivery capabilities.
  • Communicate project status, risks, and issues to senior management and other stakeholders.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure successful project outcomes.

Project Execution:

  • Oversee the successful execution of multiple projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, within scope, and within budget.
  • Monitor and manage project risks and issues, implementing mitigation strategies as needed.
  • Ensure project documentation is complete, accurate, and up-to-date.

Continuous Improvement:

  • Continuously assess and improve project delivery processes, methodologies, and tools.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and best practices in project and programme management.
  • Implement feedback mechanisms to capture lessons learned and drive continuous improvement.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Project Management, Business Administration, or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
  • PMP, PRINCE2, or similar project management certification.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in project and programme management, with a proven track record of building and leading project delivery teams.
  • Strong understanding of project management methodologies, tools, and best practices.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to think strategically and translate strategy into actionable plans.
  • Experience in managing complex, cross-functional projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
  • Proficiency in project management software and tools.

You must have the right to work in the UK to be considered for this role