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Programme Manager - SC Cleared

  • Location: Whiteley (hybrid - 2-3 days in office)
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week.
  • Salary: £70,000- £80,000p/a, with potential to increase for truly exceptional performance at assessment
  • Clearance Required: Clearance to Start: SC, Clearance for Role: SC

The Deputy Programme Manager will report to the Programme Manager and will be responsible for leading a cross functional team to deliver against programme commitments. Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible to managing the day to day programme activities through a team of project managers
  • Lead, motivate and communicate effectively across the programme leadership team
  • Escalate any programme level issues to the Programme Manager
  • Effectively manage the programme baselines to deliver against commitments
  • Lead scheduling activities to develop robust plans to achieve programme objectives
  • Track performance against plan, identify and execute plans to mitigate blockers
  • Lead the management of Risks, Issues and Opportunities on the programme
  • Effectively communicate status to the Programme Manager
  • Manage key stakeholders to align expectations

Required Skills:

  • Proven track record managing large complex projects/programmes
  • Good interpersonal skills and judgement for dealing with both internal and external stakeholders to develop strong working relations to support achieving objectives
  • Ability to engage effectively within a multi-functional programme team comprising both customer, supplier and staff
  • Able to demonstrate a sound understanding of business, finance and personnel management techniques
  • Ability to work autonomously, prioritising tasks and activities as business and customer needs change
  • The ability to communicate, negotiate and influence effectively at all levels
  • Ability to motivate and develop staff

Desirable Skills:

  • Air Traffic Management knowledge would be advantageous
  • Experience of SOA/ITIL/Service Management methodologies

Clearance Required:

  • Clearance to Start SC
  • Clearance for Role SC