JOB TITLE AND ORGANISATION
Head of Project Delivery (Data & Technology Services), London School of Economics
Sunday, October 9, 2022
Applications for this role will take you to the employer's site.
£56,828 to £65,801 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £72,915 pa inclusive of London allowance
The London School of Economics is a cosmopolitan university situated in the vibrant centre of London that specialises in the study of social sciences.
Data and Technology Services has, as the change part of its mission, responsibility for delivery of the technology components of LSE Strategy 2030, the School's comprehensive approach to continuing development of and investment in Student, Staff and Research. To enable this, DTS has formulated a technology strategy which is to build a Strong Operational Core, which we define as Shared Platforms, Shared Infrastructure, Shared Data and Shared Process all wrapped in Excellent Customer Services.
The Head of Project Delivery is responsible for ensuring high quality project and programme management within DTS.
You are more than your job title.
Claim your space in WIAN's global community of women across professions, all levels of experience, and across the world's borders. Whatever stage of career you're in, you can find a home with WIAN.
Role and Responsibilities
The role includes:
Line management of a team of Project and Programme Managers, Requirements Analysts and an Accessibility and Usability Expert
Oversight of overall ‘inflight’ project financial reporting to ensure the budgets for projects are being managed in line with LSE financial management principles
Accountability for setting best practice for Project/Programme delivery and ensuring adherence to these standards within the team and across the wider technology teams within LSE
Providing Quality Assurance on Projects/Programmes as appropriate
Working with the Business Partner team, providing reports on resource utilisation and project progress to the Division and School Leadership
Working with the School’s Portfolio Board and Business Improvement Unit to ensure they have the relevant detail on the Division’s portfolio of work in terms of planning, progress and resourcing
Experience, Skills and Qualifications
Candidates should have experience in:
Portfolio and project management in a large, complex organisation across a range of delivery methodologies, including Waterfall and Agile
Working with best practice Change and Release Management processes
Digital business literacy
Developing a broad network of business relationships
Managing a budget, including forecasting and estimating as well as financial planning and reporting
How to Apply
Click 'Apply Now' to visit the original announcement, full job description, website and application details. Ensure you follow the specified instructions, keeping note of the deadline and role requirements.