Leading Irish Plc is looking for an experienced Programme Manager to manage numerous business/IT related projects to improve their business effectiveness agenda for 2021
The Programme Manager will report into the Director of IT and will be an integral part of the Business Effectiveness and IT teams, working closely with change analysts, business analysis, IT resources as well as key business stakeholders. The person will work with the management team to help plan, promote and communicate the integrated change program and centralise the approach to process improvement and IT projects across business functions.
Successfully deliver a portfolio of projects across a Programme, through proactive management of dependencies, issues and risks of the constituent parts of the programme (projects, IT and BAU initiatives) to achieve business objectives and outcomes.
Undertake initial planning of the Programme/Project as part of the overall schedule for Business and IT Effectiveness and provide transparent reporting on progress, issues and risks to delivery
Provide support to the Business Owners to enable them to deliver on their projects and programmes.
Ensure delivery is consistent with the agreed delivery model and standards.
Improve the overall operating model, business strategy, operational efficiencies and deliver financial savings
Excellent project planning and project management skills
Knowledge of industry best practice project management principles
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Understanding of methods and tools used for measuring and improving process performance
Strong vendor management experience
Excellent follow through with a strong sense of urgency plus ability to influence
Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.