Programme Manager Finance

Posted on Dec 19, 2018 by Randstad Employment Bureau

Brentford, Middlesex United Kingdom
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Job Purpose:

This role has end-to-end accountability for the successful delivery and deployment - managing schedule / plans; scope, resources and cost for the central transitions.
Accountability for successfully deploying for the teams in scope without disruption to operations.
Ensuring that all business and IT functions; and 3rd party activities and objectives are completed to schedule, budget and quality to ensure effective business readiness for adopting the new model which includes new processes, accountabilities, and ways of working.
During deployment the role is dedicated to supporting the European Delivery Lead, the Solution Lead and the Respective team leads in the solution, working closely with the regional team for the in-scope departments.

Key Responsibilities

Describe the key deliverables to be achieved by the post holder and the ongoing responsibilities of the role
Undertake end-to-end accountability for the organisations in scope - managing for the: schedule / plans; scope, resources, risks, issues and critical success factors.
Accountable for delivery of individual Wave scope and plans - managing these to completion in the agreed plan to agreed quality standards
Responsible for managing timely and quality deliverables/outputs from the relevant phases including: Pre Due Diligence, Due Diligence, Knowledge Transfer planning, Knowledge Transfer, Go live, Stabilisation and Adoption and any other team delivering to the Wave plan
Liaise with the Solution Lead and Design Authority to prioritise the legal, fiscal and business critical requirements, and ensure that the solution build delivers against the agreed requirements
Work with PMO, Market, Template Governance, Design Authority and the Template Review Board to confirm and manage the scope and budget for the Wave and ensure timely approvals of the phase outputs
Define and agree detailed deployment plans with markets in scope relevant delivery teams
Manage and monitor the Wave deployment performance, progress against milestones, and appropriateness and quality of work, and where necessary, take corrective action
Work with the Deployment Co-ordinator to ensure effective delivery of the Wave across the in-scope markets, providing leadership, direction, support and guidance to resolve, prioritise and escalate issues/risks where required
Manage and work with the Change management, Comms and HR to effectively support the markets in getting ready for adoption of the business change.
Feed lessons learnt into the central programme to drive continuous improvement culture across the Wave lifecycle to ensure the deployment methodology becomes more repeatable and efficient over time
Provide overall oversight of all design, build, test, cutover, training, business readiness and deployment activity for a Wave.

Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 599209516

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