Programme Manager

Programme Manager

Job Title: Programme Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: South West England, England
Salary: £575.00 - £625.00 per day
Start Date: Monday 20th April 2020
Reference: HQ00120862_1582793213
Contact Name: Musa Konteh
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2020 08:46

Job Description

Programme Manager - 24 Month Contract - South West England - Government Body (OUTSIDE IR35)


The role is aimed at an experienced planner / risk manager and involves developing and actively managing plans, schedules and risks across ISG. Experience in Microsoft Project Online is essential, recent/relevant experience in the defence sector is essential.

Looking for a skilled Individual with the following;

Experience of managing project plans, tracking and report progress using Microsoft Project Online

Understanding of the management of plans and schedules at different hierarchical levels through consolidation or using Integrated Master Schedules experience of integrating external supplier plans into project/programme plans

Experience in performing schedule risk and impact analysis with a detailed understanding of critical path analysis, schedule integrity and progress reporting

Experience in developing and managing fully resourced schedules using WBS/PBS (including resource loading and levelling to actively manage workload and over or under allocations)

Understanding of planning for technically complex large-scale IT projects and programmes

Must have detailed understanding of standard project management principles and techniques (e.g. APM, MSP, Prince2, PMI)

Understand dependency linking (internal & external dependencies)

Ability to produce adhoc management information (MI) and brief management to enable informed decisions using the MI

Experience of Risk Management, including risk identification, evaluation and use of the ARM tool including the exploitation of the tool for specific reports and MI

Hold qualifications in risk management

Experience of working within Defence on International Programmes to generate Integrated Master Schedules

Experience in coaching to the project teams to enable them to work more effectively with minimum direct planner support, hence improving overall efficiency


Based on site 5 days on site, working 8 hours - Based in Chippenham

Programme Manager- 24 Month Contract - South West England - Government Body (OUTSIDE IR35)

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