project manager in brentford

posted
02 November 2018
contact
fiona donald, randstad business support
job type
contract
salary
Competitive
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posted
location
brentford, south east
specialism
interim executives
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Competitive
reference number
5062
contact
fiona donald, randstad business support
apply now

job description

Job Title* Project Manager (Market Waves) Dept FT Program

Job Purpose:

 This role has end-to-end accountability for the successful delivery and deployment of the multiple market waves as they transition. - managing schedule / plans; scope, resources and cost for each of the transitions.

 Accountability for successfully deploying the Operating model for the markets 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 driving the delivery working with 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 ReviewBoard 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 Wav

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