IT Project Lead

Ref No. EMP407708
Location Preston, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract ()
Job Status Closed
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An IT Project Lead is required on an Initail 9 Month contract based onsite in Preston


SIAM, ITIL, Software Management

The Job

*To ensure sufficient resources, with appropriate skills are available to discharge agreed scope of work.
*To help ensure team's activities and performance meets the needs of the wider EITS, in particular the Business Relationship Managers.
*To proactively identify best practice in the provision of services and promote continuous service improvement and reduction in cost and inefficiencies across Software Service capabilities.
*To work collaboratively as a member of the Extended Infrastructure Management Team to ensure the delivery of EITS strategic and operational objectives.
*To design and deploy efficient and effective Software Services capabilities
*To develop our existing Software Service capabilities which when leveraged produce cost or efficiency savings or add tangible benefit
*Deliver significant cost savings to both internal and external customers through effective management of the software portfolio of circa £35m PA
*To continue implementation of our central Software intelligence capability to provide the master data repository on all information pertinent to the Software Services Lifecycle.
*To continue improving Software Asset Management Services both internally and externally.

*ITIL Practitioner - Accredited knowledge of the ITIL processes and procedures across the lifecycle.
*Thorough understanding of Software portfolio management capabilities and processes, across the full lifecycle.
*Thorough understanding of software purchasing / sales models
*Ability to collate, analyse and interpret complex business drivers and imperatives and develop sound strategies for delivering successful outcomes
*Strong Business case development and delivery abilities, identifying potential cost reduction opportunities, developing the case for change, securing support, both financial and management, and ultimately delivering the benefits.
*Proactive in identifying and solving problems / issues
*Acts as a role model for Business Relationship Management and Operations and exhibits appropriate behaviours, including: Good team player, Proactive, performance improvement focus, Collaborative, inclusive and Pragmatic

*Experience in the planning and delivery of significant business change programmes.
*Experience in the management of consumption of Software assets gaining optimum value from a diverse and complex portfolio.
*Strong working knowledge and experience of SIAM processes
*Strong understanding of the external software business, its evolution, its motivations and methods of operating.
*Experience in management of 'SIAM' teams
*Influencing Customers and Suppliers
*Successful track record of managing service delivery
*Experience at improving established ways of working and driving change

Rates are £368.17 p/d Ltd / Umbrella or £284.92 p/d PAYE.

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