Programme Manager

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Full Time
Job Sector:
Driving / Motor Trade, Logistics / Transport
Region:
Unspecified
Location:
Bristol North / South Gloucestershire
Salary description:
Competitive
Posted:
20/05/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Anonymous
Job Ref:
708992867

Key Responsibilities:

Ownership and management of the project to time, cost and quality throughout all phases of the product life cycle

Provide leadership and direction for assigned project personnel, both in terms of the project objectives & the overarching business goals and processes

Establish and maintain a robust requirements baseline for the project and ensure strict adherence to requirements during project execution and disciplined application of the change management process

Overall responsibility for developing and maintaining the Work Breakdown Structure & Integrated Master Schedule to ensure that all project schedule commitments & deliverables are met

Control project spend and track and report metrics as required including the development and maintenance of a Cost Breakdown Structure

Ensure that resource plans are up to date and meet project needs and that tasks are assigned appropriately to project personnel

Identify, manage and burn-down project risks, develop & drive risk mitigation actions, review status and maintain a comprehensive Risk, Issues & Opportunities Management Process, resolving and/or escalating issues as appropriate

Effectively communicate project status through appropriate management reporting data both externally (customer) and internally (team)

Drive ownership and accountability in the project team and develop close, long term productive and conducive customer relationships

Identify process improvements and where possible implement initiatives to continuously improve the responsiveness to both customer and business needs

Personal Attributes:

Experienced Project Management professional with strong leadership skills and demonstrable track record in successful project setup, execution and delivery

Excellent communication skills and commercial awareness

Ability to demonstrate an execution focus and natural drive for meeting project and business commitments

Knowledge and experience in the effective use of Project Management tools and techniques

Ability to quickly identify the critical path and mitigate risks as they are identified

Ability to create effective working relationships within a challenging environment

Ability to communicate (and report) at all levels within the business

Strong negotiation skills with customers, management, peers and subordinates

Ideally qualified to degree level in a technical discipline

Proficient in MS Project, Excel Word, Visio and PowerPoint and experience of working with finance teams

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application

Company Description

Closing Date:
17/06/2019

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