ROLE HAS BEEN DEEMED INSIDE IR35, meaning you will have to operate via Umbrella company
Clearance: SC Clearance
SC clearance is essential for this opportunity. All applicants must either have current SC clearance or be able to obtain it.
Due to the urgent start date for this vacancy candidates who hold current SC clearance or who have held it in the past will have a distinct advantage.
The specialised government organisation is looking for a Senior Project Manager to deliver part of a critical capability Programme, they will be required to deliver on the new national capabilities and services to provide identified business benefits whilst ensuring existing critical national capability and support to business operations are maintained.
Skills and Experience
- Establish & maintain the assigned project(s) in line with the Programme’s current objectives and Blueprint and other relevant documentation.
- Plan the delivery of products using a combination of MSP and PRINCE2 processes and approaches, and preparation of relevant project documents at each stage, on behalf of the Programme and in conjunction with the Programme Manager.
- Ensure the activity is managed within the approved governance for the Programme and in line within the protocols set out by the Programme’s Management Office.
- Develop and manage a plan to identify, engage with, inform and influence stakeholders to ensure their commitment to successful delivery of the project within the protocols set out by the Programme’s Communications team and Programme Management Office.
- Ensure that appropriate level of resources identified to enable product delivery is deployed and appropriately managed.
- Experience in managing complex projects, within a dynamic environment, & use of formal methods(s)
- Experience of delivering business change in a complex environment
- Knowledge of risk management & assessment
- Knowledge of change management
- Knowledge of financial planning & benefits realisation
- Working knowledge of performance measurement within the public sector /police service.