"Major Programmes Lead / Coventry / £Excellent" job, jobs
Regional Job Network30. March 2017
Supply, distribution and related managers
Major Programmes Lead / Coventry / £Excellent My client is a proven market leader who are offering an exciting opportunity to join the IT procurement team as a Programme Lead at their Head Quarters in Coventry. The NPP (Non Production Purchasing IT ) Major Programmes Lead supports the business in achieving its strategic objectives through engagement with senior stakeholders to provide the identification, development, implementation and deployment of programmes that deliver IT solutions on behalf of NPP. In this role you will be the primary liaison between senior business stakeholders & NPP to ensure that IT Programmes & Projects are supported & fully resourced to conclusion in line with the IT roadmap. Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities Work with senior stakeholders (CTO & IT Directors) to understand their requirements, the development & delivery of those requirements in line with the overall business strategy.Ensure all projects undertaken by the NPP IT teams have met the NPP entry criteria.Attend all IT Governance forums to approve, capture and document "new" projects that need to be added to the NPP pipeline.Ensure those requirements are effectively documented and continually maintained by the NPP Major Programmes team so that NPP capacity remains able to support the IT roadmap, proactively advise the senior purchasing manager SPM when the major programmes tower, Commercial or Category teams capacity needs to increase to meet demand.Allocate major programme business partners to support cross-functional department working based on accurate forward reporting.Effectively & proactively manage the allocation of those requirements into the Category / Commercial workstream leads in NPP through effective reporting.Ensure concise management reporting is maintained and delivered in line with the major programmes workstream and into the NPP senior purchasing manager (SPM). Responsibilities will include the Management & updating of department savings targets. Knowledge, Skills and Experience Essential: IT Procurement background. (10 years)Essential: Project management experience "Prince 2" to practitioner levelCommercial & contract management skill set with the ability to negotiate and provide full negotiation planning for major IT programmes.Advanced MS Office skills, Word, Power Point, Excel.Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred Please apply urgently to avoid disappointment.
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