SC Cleared Software Asset Manager - EngineeringAbbeywood - BristolContract to run until 31/12/2020Daily Rate NegotiableThis role is required to Define, Design, Develop, Pilot, Implement, Run, Sustain and Improve a Software Asset Management (SAM) Function for my client. This role will span both the development and in-service spheres developing and managing capabilities' Software requirements through life. This is a strategic and operational role looking to set the conditions and foundations for software asset management providing direction and insight to the Programme's seniors whilst also helping to develop organic resource to guarantee SAM capability sustainment. This position is the key accountable role in ensuring SAM is conducted effectively and efficiently in line with the programme objectives.ResponsibilitiesExperience in leading a SAM capability discovery exercise and subsequently supporting the development of a measured and tailored governance structure for software management which support a programmatic approach. Experience in leading the creation of the SAM elements of the wider Software Management strategy.Have experience in contributing to the System Integrator's SOR for Software Management.Be able to provide secretarial support client Software Management Group Understanding and an ability to develop multi-vendor Licence Management Policy and subsequent high-level Process Map / Value Streams and business process libraries. Demonstrable experience in Investigating and publishing an endorsed software configuration baseline for capabilities (including an audit of existing software estate/licence holdings).Investigate and create/adopt a single database of software. Be able to manage database/records of software End User Licence Agreement (EULAs) and T&CsContribute to capability's TLMPs to ensure sufficient provision for software support.Adhere to capabilities' TLMPs provision for software management.Develop organic capability to ensure SAM capability sustainment.Develop procedures and training content.Essential skillsDemonstrable experience working within a software asset management role on MoD or Government projectsAn experienced SME within the Software worldLand domain experience if possiblePlease submit your CV in the first instance.