Information Systems Programme Manager - Stevenage

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Ref: 760 Date Posted: Sunday 10 Jan 2021
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Information Systems Programme Manager
£65-£68k + good bonus & good pension
A Stevenage based European integrated technical and scientific engineering organisation have an opportunity for an Information Systems Programme Manager.
The position
As Information Systems Programme Manager you will coordinate 12 UK project managers across engineering, industrial, management and enterprise services. You will be a figurehead with responsibility, visibility and reporting at Group level in France.
You will have an enterprise IT Information Systems background, international experience, and experience of the management of people, you will manage directly and indirectly.
The business
It’s an amazing business. They have a customer order book stretching for several years, with healthy profits and balance sheet. They are stable with steady controlled growth and that’s exceptional right now.
You wil
  • Lead the digital transformation plan, with SAP S/4 Hana
  • Lead UK IS management team for project and support activities
  • Manage support service provided by partners to SLAs.
  • Represent UK IS for national business areas, IT, Network and Security.
  • Coordinate 12 project managers software implementations.
  • Deliver IS Group strategy and priorities; contribute strategy on future improvements
  • Negotiate with software vendors, integrators, support, contracting consultants.
  • Develop Y+1 budget, approve Capex and Opex.
  • Responsible for direct team recruitment and managing team/individual performance.
  • Experience in Enterprise Information Systems
  • Strong leadership and communications
  • Skills in managing budgets, planning, risk, support and security.
  • Senior management experience and able to report at a senior management level
  • Interest/passion for new technologies or methodologies in Information Systems
  • Able to travel through-out the year (outside pandemic conditions) 
Benefits of working here
  • State of the art technology & innovation
  • External learning and development encouraged.
  • Light and airy university type campus.
  • Generally accepted they have a great restaurant
  • Friendly environment!
o   On site Medical Centre
o   Parking / Easy Access to train station
o   Coffee Shops and onsite shop
o   Sports & Social Club
o   There’s more…
Please note
Rules onsite require British Citizenship. Dual nationals can apply for this. Base line security will be required.
Due to occasional high volumes of applications, it’s difficult to reply to everyone. If we haven’t been in touch within a week, then you haven’t been successful on this occasion. Thanks for your interest.
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