Commissioning Programme Manager

Location Bootle
Job type Contract
Salary £700 per day
Contact Ben Fincham
Reference 156967

Sanctuary Personnel, an award-winning and renowned is looking for an experienced and dedicated Commissioning Programme Manager to work in Bootle. The pay rate for this locum Commissioning Programme Manager job is £700 per day (Assignment rate) and is an initial 3-month contract.

Overall Purpose:
The Programme Manager will be required to lead on the progression of the Biocides and Pesticides Transformation programme, overseeing the Programme Business Case development, TOM definition, procurement of potential delivery partner and the progression of the programme into Alpha.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business case – Develop and clearance of the business case with project leads and SMEs (including the management of external governance routes)

  • Communications & Stakeholder Management – Identify and manage stakeholder relationships and ensure senior-level support is in place. Manage internal and external relationships as appropriate.

  • Guidance – Provide direction and guidance on development to team and more broadly across departmental profession.

  • Resource Management – Secures resources and directs planning scheduling, resourcing and estimating for complex and large-scale programmes.

  • Risks & Issues – Oversee risk and issue management. Ensures mitigations are in place and resolved through negotiated agreement.

  • Benefits realisation – Ensure realisation of benefits for customers through planning and designing and that project outputs meet programme requirements.

  • Programme Performance & Controls – Maintain overall integrity and coherence of programme and governance framework to support each project. Plan programme assurance activities.

  • Leadership vision & objectives – Cascade vision and translate into delivery objectives for the team. Lead the programme to deliver the business case benefits and outcomes.

  • Dependency Management – Work with project leads and business as usual to ensure dependencies are actively managed, act as an arbiter and enforcer and resolve issues between the various elements of the programme. Also proactively manage (jointly) other dependencies across the Portfolio.

Requirements of the Commissioning Programme Manager:

  • Demonstrable experience of managing and delivering end to end TOM

  • Demonstrable experience of managing and delivering complex agile digital programmes from inception through to successful delivery and handover into BAU (i.e. end-to-end), multiple projects at once, on-time and on-budget

  • Demonstrable experience of implementing agile digital services as part of revised target operating model

  • Demonstrable experience of matrix managing large, diverse teams

  • Demonstrable experience of managing large programme budgets/ finances (ideally over £10m)

  • Have experience of managing projects programmes using Project Online, Microsoft Project or similar tool

  • Experience of upskilling and coaching others in working in a project programme environment

  • Experience in implementing business change including GDS compliant digital solutions

  • Have experience in applying current frameworks and methodologies for delivering large/complex change

  • Significant experience in dealing with and managing diverse and complex stakeholder groups

  • Pragmatic in approach, with experience of delivering at pace, in a changing environment with competing priorities

  • Have experience of managing third party agile digital delivery partners and strong commercial management skills –

  • Experience of using one or more agile delivery methodologies would be an advantage

  • Experience of working to GDS and TCOP standards

  • Managing Successful Programmes Practitioner - Essential

Benefits of Working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll

  • Free DBS and compliance service

  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies

  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive manager knowledge

  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place

  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us

  • Clinical governance support

  • In house payroll system

  • Revalidation

  • An industry-leading shift booking system

  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel islands


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