Deputy Programme Manager

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Location Andover , Hampshire
Sector Digital & Technology
Salary £450 - £700 Per Annum
Type Contract
Consultant Chris Reid
Ref 59276

Role: Deputy Programme Manager
Duration: Up to 12 months
Clearance: Must be SC Cleared

Essential skills:

  • Demonstrable experience within the last 2 years of strategic ‘client-side’ support in the management of a MOD digitally-enabled transformation programme, including development of governance structures and benefits mapping across Commands.
  • Demonstrable experience within the last 2 years of the development of a programme mandate in conjunction with key stakeholders.
  • Demonstrable experience within the last 2 years of engagement wide range of strategic stakeholders to secure buy-in to programme vision and benefits.
  • Demonstrable experience within the last 2 years of stakeholder analysis and designing effective interventions to influence strategic decision making.
  • Demonstrable experience within the last 2 years of supporting the upskilling and wider awareness of crown servants in digital transformation themes and approaches.
  • Thorough understanding of the GDS Technology Code of Practice and Government Service Standard and a recognition of the applicability of these standards to a MOD digitally-enabled transformation programme.
  • Thorough understanding of the challenges in the applicability of JSP655 Defence Investment Approvals policy to a MOD digitally-enabled transformation programme.

Summary of the work:

The DLMC Programme Manager requires a temporary Deputy Programme Manager to help establish the conditions for successful delivery of the DLMC Programme across Defence in a number of strategic aspects of Programme start-up activity.

Working arrangements:
The postholder will be required to work on site in Andover a minimum of 3 days per week with travel to other MOD sites required to fulfill the needs of the role. A laptop will be provided for remote working. Expenses will be paid in accordance with MOD policy (e.g. travel away from Andover, overnight accommodation/subsistence).