Strategic Programme Manager

  • Vacancy Title
  • Strategic Programme Manager
  • Location
  • Haydock, United Kingdom
  • Company
  • Speedy Services
  • Closing Date
  • 09/08/2021
  • Job Description
  • Summary

    Speedy are the UK’s leading hire provider with the widest range of tools, specialist hire equipment, plant and support services – everything for every job!

    We are looking for a dedicated individual to join Speedy as a Programme Manager. The main responsibilities is to manage and deliver strategic projects/programmes for Speedy, in line with our corporate strategy. This will include managing the day-to-day activities of the programme delivery team, and line management responsibilities for Project Managers.

    Working with the operational and support businesses to promote and ensure adherence to the PMO Governance processes and methodology.

    Engaging with Programme and Project Managers to promote consistency across the portfolio to enable standardise reporting.

    Supporting Transformation Managers and Project Sponsors to remove blockers and manage risk, issues and dependencies across the portfolio.

    Working with support teams to identify resource issues across the portfolio.

    What you’ll need:

    • Prince 2, MSP or other related Project Management qualifications required.
    • Risks management and /or governance qualification would be advantageous.
    • A minimum of five years' experience in the project management.
    • Experience in Smartsheet or Microsoft Project required.
    • Experience of delivering ERP and CRM systems, including Dynamics 365 and Salesforce.
    • Azure DevOps and Agile delivery experience would be beneficial.

    In return we offer a competitive salary with contributory pension scheme, 26 days annual leave entitlement (plus bank holidays), discretionary bonus scheme and life assurance. In addition you will be able to take advantage of our fantastic Salary Extras benefits scheme, offering cycle to work and various other discounts on a wide range of goods and services.

    Please be aware Speedy reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.