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£Negotiable Day Rate

Central London


The Organisation

We are working on behalf of a Central Government Department based in London who are carrying out a major restoration and renewal programme

Role and Responsibilities

An interim Delivery Lead, you will deliver a suite of Workplace Services in a Data and Digital focused organisation

The interim Delivery Lead will:

  • Lead a Workplace Services Programme to achieve strategic and agreed deadlines, targets and outcomes. This will include:
  • Manage in-house teams and partner organisations.
  • Deliver sustainable financial performance against approved budgets
  • Optimise value for money technical solutions and risk management.

This is a six-month role which may extend, to start at the beginning of October 2020

The Desired Applicant

The interim Delivery Lead MUST have:

  • Evidence of delivering a portfolio of projects with a portfolio with a multi- £M budget
  • Experience of leading projects including Dev Ops tooling, PaaS, IaaS, networking and communications, device management, Azure Tenancy (Identity, Collaboration, Document Repository, etc)
  • Evidence of leading projects including service management platforms (preferably ServiceNow) and infrastructure including workplace and application hosting services, core secure infrastructure, secure / cyber defendable solutions
  • Evidence of leading including fixed and mobile infrastructure, licence and asset management, hybrid cloud & ITIL approaches to meeting customer needs
  • Evidence of mobile and wearable technology, CAD workstations, immersion hubs
  • Evidence of understanding Software Defined Everything, Modern workplace / workflow driven collaboration, Next Gen office automation
  • Evidence of understanding low/no code dev, Zero trust / zero footprint service development methodologies, Service Design (UCD), mixed / augmented reality solutions
  • Minimum 7 years experience in managing technical projects
  • Minimum 5 years experience in managing projects in a data driven environment
  • Minimum 3 years experience of using Agile frameworks and Dev Ops, with a track record of successful delivery in significant Dev Ops based programmes at a senior level
  • Minimum experience of working on 2 very large-scale programmes
  • Track record in leading Dev Ops teams
  • PRINCE, AGILE, MSP equivalent qualifications
  • Evidence of matrix managing multi-functional teams across several locations, including outsourced/third party suppliers
  • Has a proven track record in managing the performance of third party organisations
  • Demonstrable strong financial approach and cost controls managing multi £M budgets and supporting over 1000 users
  • Examples of strong stakeholder relationship management to protect and enhance the programme's customer and service reputation
  • Experience of managing, supporting, developing people in a culture of accountability and achievement
  • Track record of demonstrating continuous personal development, embracing challenges, and sharing learning

How to Apply

Interested applicants should log in / register and upload an up to date CV

Thank you for your interest in this position. You are very important to us. We endeavour to respond to everyone but if you do not hear from us then it is due to the high levels of interest we are handling for each role during this challenging period. It is our intention to contact every applicant for every role but we may only respond to you if you are shortlisted for the position. Thank you for your understanding.

Jason Atkinson

Managing Director
Applications are closed for this vacancy. Please take a look at our available vacancies
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