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Job Summary

  • Dublin
  • Contract
  • BBBH787578
  • Jul 15, 2021
  • Competitive
Job Description

Programme Manager Digital Transformation

Programme Manager Digital Transformation
Morgan McKinley is partnering with a company that are responsible for investment into Ireland by foreign-owned companies.
They are looking for a Programme Manager for a digital transformation role.
If you are a business analyst looking an exciting opportunity this is the role for you.

About the company:
The company is undertaking a multi-year Digital Transformation programme. The programme is complex, characterised by
multiple workstreams, a comprehensive network of diverse stakeholders and demanding timelines. A central element of the
Digital Transformation programme will be the implementation of a new, end-to-end CRM solution. Programme Manager
expertise is required to control and manage the complexities of the entirety of the programme of work, ensuring effective
delivery within defined timelines and budget.
The Programme Manager will require significant technical expertise, knowledge, and portfolio management experience in
delivering complex, systems integration programmes of similar scale, complexity, and scope. The appointee will report the
company's CIO.

About this role:
The Programme manager function will be to develop, deliver, and own structures and procedures for implementing and
monitoring programme and project reporting, lines of responsibility, authority and communication for the recording and
exchange of information across the project portfolio. The programme manager will be establishing the programme governance
structure and driving engagement with internal and external stakeholders on all aspects of the Digital Transformation
programme. The manager must adhere to the project lifecycle including maintenance of detailed project plans, project charters
and risk and issue registers across the entire work programme. In the role there will be a necessity for preparing and owning
key project documentation, scheduling programmes and maintenance of portfolio level plans including associated resourcing
plans. The programme manager will be involved in resource planning (internally and externally via vendors) to ensure that
projects are effectively staffed, led, and managed, maintaining high levels of commitment. Driving the progress of all Digital
Transformation-related service providers, ensuring any changes to schedules, cost, and compliance are adequately
considered, taking appropriate action to resolve delays or conflicts. Actively contributing at consultation and liaison
meetings, running regular project and portfolio steering groups and presenting progress and proposals in line with the
governance structure, across all projects and milestones. Managing programme costs within individual projects and across the
entire IT project portfolio, ensuring programme delivery within the agreed timelines and budget and demonstrating flexibility in
undertaking additional tasks as may be assigned.

In this role you will need to have:
 A relevant third level business or IT sector related qualification, to a minimum of degree standard, and relevant
supporting experience.
 PMP /PRINCE 2 / Agile certifications are desirable.
 Ability to work well under pressure, flexibly and independently on own initiative.
 Proven co‐ordination and implementation of project portfolios, including systems integration projects.
 Must be able to demonstrate full project lifecycle experience, taking multiple projects from the concept/inception
phase right through to final delivery.
 The successful candidate shall be an excellent communicator with high‐quality analytical, organisational and
management skills.
 A full driving licence is essential.
 This role will require domestic travel and flexible working hours.
If you or anyone you know would be a good fit for this unique opportunity, I would love to hear from you. You can reach me by
email: or telephone: (01 4485620 for more information.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Alexandria Donnelly
  • Consultant | Project, Transformation & Consulting Recruitment
  • 353 (0) 1 4321555