Job: Delivery Manager

Job Title: Delivery Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leeds
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
REF: DeliveryMan22804
Contact Name: Michael Cormell
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Delivery Manager, Government, Public Sector, Implementation Project, Digital, NHS

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Delivery Manager to join a large governmental client of ours on an initial 6 month contract based in Leeds.

The main deliverable will be the successful implementation of EPS into the organisation.

Knowledge & skills:
  • Digitally aware and very comfortable with technology. Key to the role is the ability to ensure that technology is used to drive effective business change
  • Excellent communication skills. Particularly the ability to write material that will be used for exec level briefings
  • Significant experience of planning and resource management
  • The ability to clearly identify risks and put appropriate mitigations in place
  • Experience of managing suppliers to ensure deliveries meet time, cost and quality standards
  • Commercial and contract management experience desirable but not essential  
  • Previous experience of primary care and/or Digital would be a significant advantage
  • Proven track record of delivering projects which involve IT and business change
 Personal Attributes:
  • A confident self-starter with the ability to see beyond the immediate task(s) and anticipate / resolve wider issues associated with the project
  • Good team player with the ability to quickly form good quality and productive working relationships with the existing team
  • Educated to degree level.
  • Prince 2 or equivalent.
  • MSP desirable but not essential.
  • Understanding of digital programme and project management processes would be an advantage.
If you feel you have the right skill-set and experience for the role I would be keen to discuss so please feel free to reply with your up to date CV to be considered for the short-listing process.

Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the short-listing process.