Programme Manager - Agile, Banking, Financial Services

Location: Manchester City Centre
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £65k - 70k per year
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Agile Programme Manager – Banking, Financial Services

Programme Manager, Financial Services, Banking, FS, Agile, Delivery

My client is at the start of an exciting journey to design and build a regionally focused bank, aimed at bringing a personalised banking service to SME’s outside of the London centric market. They have been established since 2017 and are well backed by successful and experienced entrepreneurs with significant industry expertise.

The company are looking to scale their Manchester technology team substantially over the next 12-18 months and this role will play a key part in ensuring a technology solution fit for purpose.

You will be responsible for taking ownership of Programme Delivery across a diverse technology and change portfolio.

Responsibilities & Experience Required

  • Must have formal IT delivery and managing supplier experience
  • The right candidate will have excellent experince of managing programmes utilising agile methodology and a pragmatic delivery approach. 
  • Maintains organisation's effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technology solutions.
  • Completes projects by coordinating resources and timetables with user departments
  • Verifies application results by conducting system audits of technologies implemented
  • Preserves assets by implementing disaster recovery and back-up procedures and information security and control structures
  • Recommends information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organisation outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements
  • Accomplishes financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analysing variances; initiating corrective action
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organisation standards

Programme Manager, Financial Services, Banking, FS, Agile, Delivery