Data Transformation Programme Manager

  • Category: Project & Programme Management
  • Location: City - EC3
  • Region: London
  • Salary: £90,000 +Excellent Benefits
  • Permanent
  • Ref: PR/000670
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Last updated 2 weeks ago

Are you a people person? Are you seeking your next Programme manager role for a data transformation? We are looking for a high calibre and experienced Programme Manager of data transformations to join our Banking client on a 12-month FTC with the possibility of going permeant. With strong organisation and stakeholder management skills, you will lead, deliver and help the team to implement the Data and Analytics Programme. You will relish working in a complex environment, with diverse groups of stakeholders, building buy-in to delivery of the programme outcomes and ensuring business readiness for change and ensuring the end to end leadership of that change.

Role Requirements:

  • The Programme Manager will take ownership of a diverse portfolio of technical products and components and lead the definition of the agile way of working for the programme. Working closely with Agile product and development teams to deliver on the data product roadmap, driving new products and features through the full software development lifecycle,
  • Extensive experience of working in an Agile, fast-paced and demanding environment,
  • Technical background key; solid understanding of data software development principals, lifecycle models and methodologies within Agile and Scrum
  • Proven experience converting product roadmaps into work packages,
  • Understanding of business architecture and implementation, with the knowledge to challenge these when necessary,
  • Excellent stakeholder management and relationship building skills; having worked with Product, Business users, Architecture, Development, Test, Product and Support teams,
  • Utilising standardised operational processes to build scale and reduce cost/operational risk,
  • Proven track record of leading large complex programmes and creating data transformation roadmaps

Skills, experience and behaviours required

  • Strong leadership, including the ability to create and implement a shared vision and delivery of outcomes,
  • Motivating others, excellent communication skills,
  • Promoting and driving change and innovation in a complex and challenging environment,
  • Thinking strategically, using judgement and prioritising effectively, including sharing responsibility for setting the Bank’s investment strategy

Desirable

  • Strong experience in programme management,
  • Understanding of banking,
  • Previous involvement in Data and Analytics Transformation Programme,
  • A recognised project or programme management qualification e.g. needs to be PMI DAD, SAFE, Scaled Enterprise Agile.