Programme Manager

Ref No. EMP407138
Salary £65,000 - £80,000/annum
Location Southampton, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


You are a forward thinking IT Programme Manager with experience in the Retail sector. You are highly proficient in both Waterfall and Agile methodologies. You are interested in working in a global organisation and used to reporting to Board level.


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The Job

Programme Manager

Salary: £65k - £80k + bonus & benefits

Location: Southampton

Contact: Anotny Whicher, 01489 898 251

The Role:

You are responsible for managing a Programme covering technology, process and people elements, leading and managing a team of Project Managers.

Role Objectives

  • Scope and plan the programme working with stakeholders from across the business to ensure transparency and relevancy.
  • Ensure sound communication and reporting to all stakeholders
  • Review, evaluate and forecast quality of work, resources and costs on a regular basis, using the appropriate tools and taking appropriate action as necessary.
  • Manage Risks, Issues and scope changes effectively.
  • Ensure effective governance is in place
  • Working with the Programme team, ensure that the benefits expected from the programme are delivered.
  • Managing programme's budget

Skills Required:

  • Extensive programme management experience, to include MSP, Prince2, Agile
  • Ability to work positively with the full range of individuals and groups involved in the programme
  • Ability to build successful relationships up to board level
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Experience of working within Retail sector
  • Strong leadership and management skills
  • Excellent knowledge of Waterfall & Agile methodologies
  • Ability to solve innovative ways of solving or pre-empting problems.
  • Understanding of IT strategy and IT industry trends relating to retailing
  • Willingness to travel.

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