SC Cleared Data Programme Manager / Senior Data Delivery Lead

Job Title: SC Cleared Data Programme Manager / Senior Data Delivery Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: Up to £0.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH23320_1593686426
Contact Name: James Norval
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 02, 2020 11:40

Job Description

SC Cleared Data Programme Manager / Senior Data Delivery Lead

- Data Programme Manager/Senior Data Delivery Lead, COVID-19 project

- Remote Working

- Outside IR35


This is a high-profile opportunity, responding at pace to short notice requests whilst maintaining a focus on longer strategic goals. The job requires for the post holder to be central point of contact and being comfortable working within a data driven environment and collaborating with a subject matter experts from a range of technical disciplines including but not restricted to data; analysts, architects, engineers and scientists. And in doing so coordinate an excellent response to the Covid 19 pandemic.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead and coordinate within a very complex and high-pressure data environment.
  • Identify and challenge organisational processes and those processes that are unnecessarily complicated.
  • Plan product delivery and be central point of contact, identifying dependencies in plans across services and coordinate delivery.
  • Manage uncertainty, metrics and measurements, contingency planning and road mapping.
  • Work with technical, non-technical and academic stakeholders as well as external data experts to specify and plan the work that will need to be carried out in response to the Covid pandemic.
  • Work collaboratively to bring together Covid project plans, and work specifications.
  • Develop and implement a stakeholder engagement strategy

Personal Specification

  • Maintaining delivery momentum to optimise delivery.
  • Make clear, pragmatic and manageable plans for service delivery using programme and project management disciplines.
  • Communication & Influencing
  • Establish relationships with a range of stakeholders to support delivery of Covid outcomes.
  • Communicating & influencing between technical, non-technical and academic stakeholders.
  • Mediate and mend relationships, communicating with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Manage stakeholders' expectations and facilitate discussions across high risk, complex, and constrained timescales.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to negotiate positive outcomes

Risk Management

  • Actively address the most complicated delivery risks, issues and dependencies including identifying owners, and mitigation plans.
  • Identify and managing any risks in the acquisition and use of the data
  • Identify innovative ways to unblock issues, solve and unblock problems, identifying and drawing upon relevant technical expertise to do so.
  • Leadership
  • Clarify strategies and plans giving sense of direction to self and team.
  • Be open and inviting to views of others and respond despite pressure to ignore, revert or concede
  • identify priorities, roles and responsibilities in the team, and ensure that individual(s) and team(s) are accountable for delivery.

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