IT Replacement Programme Product Manager

IT Replacement Programme Product Manager

Job Title: IT Replacement Programme Product Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 143124_1611340049
Contact Name: Musa Konteh
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2021 18:27

Job Description

Product Manager - 3 Months Contract - Remote(London) - Government Body (OUTSIDE IR35)

London borough is about to embark on an ambitious, diverse and exciting IT replacement project. What we do is driven by changing our relationship with local people to support our vision. As a result, we've developed innovative ways to build our communities and transform our Council. This role is critical to our ambitious plans.

Housing IT replacement product manager role is central to delivering our ambitious transformation plans for this critical service area. A key focus will be the delivery of the central IT replacement project. A multi-million-pound replacement of the Housing IT infrastructure which is as much about modernisation as it is about designing a futuristic housing service and fundamentally meeting the changing needs of our borough and its customers.

Key Essential skills and experience

  • 5+ years Housing IT system implementation experience.
  • Able to plan, schedule, monitor, and reporting on delivery of the IT project.
  • Be experienced in resource scheduling to ensure availability of adequate resources to deliver the project
  • Monitor costs, timescales and resources used, and takes action where these deviate from agreed tolerances.
  • Ensuring that project stakeholders are adequately involved and kept informed of progress on their projects, and that customer expectations and project outcomes remain aligned.
  • Ensures that all stages of projects are appropriately documented.
  • Ensures projects are formally closed and, where appropriate, subsequently reviewed, and that lessons learned are captured and actioned.
  • Ensures project governance is effective and transparent and the governance requirements for board members and project sponsors are met

*NOTE*: During this COVID-19 pandemic, currently all staff work from home. This role will be similarly affected.

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