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Programme Manager - Remote (50%) and Brussels (50%) - English speaking - 3 months+

Octopus Computer Associates

Posted on Nov 23, 2021 by Octopus Computer Associates

Brussel, Belgium
Immediate Start
€70 - €70 Hourly

Programme Manager - Remote (50%) and Brussels (50%) - English speaking - 3 months+ - MAX RATE: EUR70 per hour

(Project Manager)

Blue chip client is looking for a Programme Manager.

For this role you will need to be based in Brussels, Belgium (50%) and you can work remotely (50%).

Description: Programme Manager Delivery and management of multiple programmes and serves as a mediator between their resources and executives. Typically in charge of planning, implementing and executing specific company goals or policies and involve monitoring associated budgets, allocating project resources and motivating and managing the programmes team members. Other duties include issuing progress reports and ensuring deadlines are met in a timely and efficient fashion.

Role Description

You are responsible for leading either a large project or a definable segment of a very large and complex project. Clients may be external or internal. You are responsible for the translation of the client's complex business requirements into formal agreements. For these, you establish specific solutions, applications or processes which ultimately culminate in customer acceptance of the results. This includes working with client team members and executives to identify business requirements and subsequently working with, and leading others, in the initiating, planning, controlling, executing and closing the client's solution. You are responsible for a wide range of process activities beginning with the request for proposal through development, and final delivery.


Provide overall leadership to engagements, management of escalations, and direct project managers/teams in the delivery of high-quality deliverables within committed timeframes

Implement and monitor strong program management practices on engagements, like scope management, change request management, quality management, schedule management, risk management & compliance, as per standard implementation best practices

Manage positive client relationships across all engagements by: developing relationships with key stakeholders from the client teams, establishing continuous communication links with them and leveraging these relationships towards creating a positive experience for the client for ongoing engagements and future account expansion

Manage the engagements in line with the contractual obligations by developing clear understanding of contract and obligations therein

Third-party management with respect to delivery of the engagements

Ensure continuous and smooth communication w.r.t. project delivery among all stakeholders and team members, as needed

Demonstrate clearly, own contribution to development of existing accounts as well as new business

Management and development of reportees and project managers

Oversee engagement related forecasting and reporting

Protect the interest of client and delivery, by challenging the construct of the project and by driving innovation through triggers like but not limited to: Best practice implementation, Drive process efficiency and Develop new solutions based on sector/technology trends

Oversee relations with vendors and/or third-parties w.r.t. delivery of own engagements

Location: Brussels at the client office and sometimes remote

Please send CV for full details and immediate interviews. We are a preferred supplier to the client

Reference: 1407975100

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