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Programme Manager

Job Reference: DB/31573_1519987808
Location: East Sussex
Discipline:/ Information Technology
Salary Range:

£60000 to 65000 per Annum + Car Allowance, Healthcare,

Job Type: Permanent

One of the fastest growing UK software businesses are currently looking for a Programme Manager to take responsibility and ownership of programmes involving multiple business streams or software solutions.

This role offer extensive benefits and incentives alongside an excellent salary.

Programme Manager with demonstrable experience of bringing together multiple solutions or services into one deliverable programme to an external client or customer base.

The Programme Manager can be based from any location in the England but will be required to visit head office once per week.

Job Role:

* Ownership of the overall Programme to implement combinations of our solutions
* Defining the Programme's governance arrangements
* Client meetings and regular communication of progress and status
* Proactive management of risks and issues
* Oversight of the consultants undertaking the work and quality assurance of their deliverables and documentation
* Managing the Programme's budget
* Management of the Programme planning process and coordination with Programme office resources
* Support of the continued rollout of the group Programme management methodology and implementation of appropriate controls to ensure their adherence
* Reporting on key Programmes' status
* Define the approach to implementing in complex multi-product environments

Skills and Experience:

* Have worked for a software supplier and been in a Client-facing role
* Ideally have Project/Programme Management qualifications (PRINCE 2 or similar)
* Extensive experience in multiple project/Programme Management
* Have a proven track-record of managing several large, multi-product Programmes concurrently on time and on budget
* Be comfortable managing and coordinating multiple internal and client Programme resources
* Have natural ability for customer relationship building and influencing an experienced team of consultants.
* Have technical experience required for product implementation
* A base understanding of SQL and similar programming languages
* Be highly proficient with regard to Programme management methodologies and processes
* Have a sufficient level of technical ability and knowledge to be able to understand the proposed solution and translate that into a 'joined-up' vision to the Client and the Consulting team.
* Have the ability to drive the solution through to completion, taking ownership of the vision and seeing issues through to resolution
* Have a good understanding of business principles
* Be commercially aware

The role will include frequent national travel that may include overnight stays. There may be very occasional international travel.

This is a chance to join a business that are very much about the employee journey, staff numbers have grown by 300% in the last decade and further continued growth for the coming years is planned

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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