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Highams Recruitment Ltd
  Company Profile
Highams' specialist knowledge and experience — honed since our inception in 1983 - means that we offer highly intelligent and demonstrably effective IT recruitment services to the insurance, financial services and investment management markets and to IT staff who work within those markets.

As a client or candidate of Highams, you can be confident that our professional team of consultants will bring that knowledge, experience and intelligence to securing the perfect resource, career opportunity or assignment to meet your needs.

  Job Details 

Programme Delivery Manager - Kent, Southern

Posted On:  4/28/2021 7:06:09 AM

Programme Delivery Manager

No. of vacancies:  2
Qualifications:  Bachelor Degree
Essential Skills: 
Not specified
Minimum Total Experience:  3
Job Tenure:  Full-time Only
Salary Offered:  DOE
Job Location:  Kent Southern United Kingdom

  Job Description
· A highly experienced Programme Delivery Manager - this is a 'Senior Manager' role with some very experienced team members reporting in (5 direct reports, circa 100-150 across programme).
· Experience of managing, owning and Leadingcomplex transformation programmes of circa £50m +. The client is looking for a candidate who has experience of "owning" an entire programme at this level, not just working within one.
· Ability to commercially and contractually challenge 3rd parties, and ensure solutions are delivered on time, to cost, and to the required standards and governance.
· Must have a strong technical background within Application Development (not infrastructure), to understand finer details / intricacies of the projects within the overall programme.
· Ideally some experience of BI / DW projects / programmes, as well as large System Integrations.
· Ideally experience of Insurance / Financial Services
· Would be experienced in dealing with complex legacy systems, the client has a multi-vendor environment with a mixture of On-shore / Off-Shore presence, so must be able to understand this level of complexity and bring it all together to deliver the programme.

The role will involve managing delivery of one of the largest enterprise wide transformation programmes underway in Europe with a value of £200m and duration of 3-4 years. The transformation will include amalgamation of platforms into one to provide an innovative, leading edge single input solution for the customer.

The salary range is £90-100K (neg) + executive benefits package including Bonus (up to 20%), 9% Pension, 30 days annual leave, 50% Discount on Car, Home and Pet Insurance, Life Assurance x 4 salary, Free Private Medical Insurance, Free Breakdown cover, Free Travel Insurance, Discounted Life and Critical Illness Covers, Discounted Dental Cover, Shopping Discounts, 3 for 2 Share Buy Scheme.

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