Project Manager - Change and Development (Local Authority)
I am recruiting on behalf of a London Local Authority for a Change and Development Project Manager to work on a contract basis.
The successful applicant will be required to lead on a range of projects in the corporate Support Services Programme. You will be responsible for matrix management of project teams and project support staff where relevant for specific projects. The assignment will involve working directly with Senior Responsible Owners to deliver large, cross cutting change projects delivering savings targets of c.£2m. The projects involve large scale change in corporate support services across the Council.
You will lead the development and delivery of transformation projects and programme streams by co-ordinating project teams, liaising with Project Sponsors and ensuring project aims are aligned to the wider programme vision and strategic direction of the council. You will be required to lead and manage across a range of specialist disciplines such as project planning, business case writing and project initiation documents, summarising of complex process and technical designs, financial models and target operating models.
The post-holder has the responsibility and authority to challenge project deliveries and stakeholders on outcomes and intervene where necessary, with the support of the Project Sponsor and Programme Manager.
Please do not hesitate to apply.