Global Operations Lead

Global Operations Lead

Job Title: Global Operations Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00085480_1544103554
Contact Name: Neil Metcalf
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 06, 2018 13:39

Job Description

My client are a global Pharamceutical business who are searching for a Global Operations Lead to work on an initial 3 month contract. You will be responsible for:

*Working with the appropriate capability owners, help identify and select vendors/partners for identified work packages. Accountable for RFx processes as necessary depending on the size and complexity of the engagement
*Selecting appropriate vendors/partners that align to our described processes and strategic goals, e.g. Automation, DevOps, Agile etc.
*Highly structured and consistent Service Management across all infrastructure partners, providing clarity of reporting to enable decision making
*Drive continuous improvement across our vendor/partner portfolio, enabling transparency of activity that aligns to our described strategic goals
*Deliver Commodity services through vendors/partners: Working with our EIS leadership team and key stakeholders, Set up an operational model with a small, internal staffing footprint, only staffing internally where responsibilities are not 'commodity' activities or where business knowledge is critical

Your scope will include:

*Identifying, selecting and managing key global vendors for our global operational needs
*Service Management of all infrastructure operations providers
*Defining and managing Site Operations
*Managing the workloads of a small, internal team
*Vendor/Partner relationship management

To be considered for this role you musy have the following experience:

10+ years of experience in Information Technology
5+ years experience working in a Global Infrastructure role / Service Management role
3+ years experience managing the work of others
2+ years experience working with modern application services & methodologies, including Agile, DevOps and Developer Experience acting as either a scrum master or product owner
2+ years experience with Project management

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