Delivery Manager

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

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  • Salary:

    £540 - £640 per day

  • Contact:

    Harriet Hughes

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 - 9 Months

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Delivery Manager, Programme Manager, Digital by Default, DbD, Digital Transformation, Service Management, Digital Outcomes, Risk, Procurement, Portfolios, Stakeholders, Senior Stakeholders, Strategy, Strategic, Public Sector, Health, Technology,

Location: EITHER London OR Leeds

Our Client are looking for a Delivery Manager to join their Senior Leadership Team. This is a client-side role, working with all delivery teams across programmes and senior stakeholders across the organisation and commissioning organisations.

Skills / Experience

  • Expert agile programme and delivery management capability on significant projects and portfolios >£100m
  • Experience of managing and governing delivery of complex portfolios with multiple programmes in parallel
  • Experience of successfully engaging and reporting to senior stakeholders (CxO and SCS) level
  • Extensive experience of Digital by Default (DbD) and the associated standards, assessment process, and spend controls
  • Experience and demonstrable skills in digital transformation, transition and service management of complex digital services
  • Experience in blending in-house and third parties to successfully source and deliver digital outcomes
  • Strong negotiation skills and the ability to influence external partners, suppliers, stakeholders and customers to secure mutually beneficial outcomes
  • Proven track record of managing and mitigating risks and issues strategically
  • Experience of mentoring and coaching more junior resources to improve internal culture and capability.
  • Experience of digital transformation delivery across other government departments
  • Experience in supporting procurement and commercial management functions to source required outcomes.
  • Ability to create concise and insightful communications for dissemination to all stakeholder groups.
  • Experience demonstrable of strategic business planning and financial control.