Programme manager

  • Contract
  • Watford, Hertfordshire, UK
  • 41924226

PE Global is currently recruiting for a Programme manager required for a multinational medical equipment manufacturing client based in Watford for an initial 12-month contract role – Hybrid model

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the Global Transtion Delivery plan (Roadmap and Programme Project Plan) ensuring key milestones are met and dependencies managed
  • Mobilize GBS Change and PEX teams and support Service Delivery Teams to receive transitioning services
  • Implement and lead the Global Delivery Governance structures and Planning Workshops
  • Responsible for agreeing, developing and attaining transition delivery milestones in collaboration with internal Transformation Programme Leads (in Finance, IT, HR, and other) and external outsourcing partners
  • Facilitate and lead the GBS Transition Managers Network with leadership in all four GBS locations
  • Own the Global Programme RAID (risks, actions, issues, decisions) log and take action to mitigate risks
  • Lead on identifying global dependencies and ensuring that they are managed successfully
  • Govern the GBS Transition methodology and ensure it is effective and updated
  • Act as point of contact between GBS and APEX Reporting to ensure compliance with wider SN delivery expectations
  • Monitor the Transition staffing and financial plan to ensure it stays within the wider programme business case
  • Manage costs and delivery resources
  • Lead the establishment of the GBS Lift, Shift and Optimise and Transform transition methodologies by working in partnership with the Centre Transtion Managers
  • Manage relationship with Functional Transformation Programme Managers to ensure that dependencies are managed effectively
  • Manage the reporting relationship between GBS Transitions and EPMO
  • Manage delivery through SN Matrix accountabilities to embed GBS Operating models
  • Act as the single point of contact and escalation for all Global delivery issues associated with transitioning services
  • Ensure realistic expectations are maintained through effective stakeholder engagement and management


  • Background in life science, manufacturing or other regulated sectors
  • +5 years experience of complex programme delivery
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft office & MS Project
  • Experience in Change management
  • Experience in Lean and Six sigma
  • Experience managing full life cycle programmes
  • Experience in senior stakeholder engagement
  • Presentation and communication skills vital

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.
Please click the link below to apply, call Veronica on +44 20 3966 9800 or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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