Head of Online Programme and Portfolio Management

Computer Futures
12 Sep 2017
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
My client is looking for a Head of Online Programme and Portfolio management to start ASAP for a min. of 6 months (contract). The Role: Programme manage the portfolio of business & product programmes across all Online teams. Working closely with business and product owners as well as Technology to establish a detailed roadmap in line with the Online business plan. Understand resource and sprint plans provided through Technology, assess critical paths and sprint velocity, manage dependencies and risks to ensure delivery against agreed milestones, budget & outcomes. Ensure the application of the prioritisation framework in product backlog and product roadmap evaluation. Track the overall business return on investments from the roadmap items delivered vs original business case including final cost and feed into business plan governance. Ensure key programme changes (business, product, technology) are planned in line with trade and business plan and all relevant stakeholders are aware (stores, fulfilment, CEC etc). Ensure issue escalation, trade/customer/PR impact analysis of service and technology incidents as well as PIR is completed by Technology where applicable and communicated to all relevant stakeholders. Ideal Candidate Expert in PM methodologies, dependency mapping using planning and collaboration tools Strong communication skills Experience managing programmes with regular release cycles as well as agile ongoing optimisation work Experience in product developmentrelated roles Direct work on complex, longcycle technology launches, migrations, or transformations. Strong technology foundation (web and mobile apps, ecommerce platforms, big data solutions) To find out more about Computer Futures please visit ######.### Computer Futures, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP Registered office 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom Partnership Number OC387148 England and Wales Advertised through Zoek 351d5e3e757a470aad9b89f245d1d53d2