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Project Manager, ERP Transformation, Cutover & Deployment

Are you an experienced Change & Transformation Programme Manager?  Do you have experience of managing the programme cutover and transition of multiple workstreams including applications, processes, infrastructure, and data?   Let Informed Recruitment help you to achieve your potential with an exciting opportunity for a Programme Manager to work as part of a team focused on digital transformation and merger activity. As a specialist provider of resource to the Property and Technology markets, we are delighted to be partnering with a social enterprise offering you the opportunity to make a difference and gain experience as part of a modern digital environment within a company that is investing and developing within itself and its employees and offering remotely based employment.  The role is offered on a 6-month contract basis, with applications welcome both inside and outside of IR35.
The purpose of the role is to deliver as a programme-level cutover manager to own and manage all activities relating to upcoming releases across multiple large-scale implementation and transformation projects.  Your day to day activities will include building relationships with project workstream leads that oversee upcoming project releases, contributing to cutover activities for each release and ensure strong communications and alignment; collaborate with data migration, business readiness, IT readiness leaders, and app/infrastructure teams to plan tasks and resources for cutover and integration activity; create and manage a detailed plan involving all teams (Business, Transformation, Project, Data, and IT) for launch of new systems that includes any workarounds;  engagement at senior level to ensure sign off from the change group; communicate well with Delivery Managers, including spotting and addressing risks and issues;  provide cutover insights to project managers and workstream leads, ensuring a comprehensive plan and successful dry-runs; and work with stakeholders to set up post-implementation processes and checks for release operation including all business continuity planning.
 Must Have

  • Demonstrable commercial experience as a Programme Manager or Senior Project Manager
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering technical transformation programmes across multiple workstreams including Business, Transformation, Project, Data, and IT)
  • A successful track record in cutover delivery.
  • Experience delivering programmes of work involving enterprise level transactional or accountancy workstreams.
  • Strong communication, relationship building, planning, organisation, risk management, and delivery skills.

Nice to Have

  • Experience delivering enterprise level accountancy and/or property management applications.
  • Professional qualifications in Programme or Project Management, such as MSP, PMP, Prince2, APM or similar

As an individual you will be highly organised with excellent planning and delivery abilities.
You will have strong communications and leadership skills, with the ability to influence at all levels. A proven track record of managing both large and complex budgets alongside excellent relationship building skills. The role is offered on an initial 6-month contract basis with possibility of extension, it will be home based with travel to the office in London on an infrequent ad-hoc basis. If this role describes you, then please apply without delay for the opportunity to continue your consultancy career with a driven yet friendly organisation continually looking to provide a better service to customers. 

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