Version 1 Remote, United Kingdom

Delivery Assurance Manager / Delivery Assurance Project Manager

Department: Business Management & Change

Recruiter

Bradley Hall

Company Description

We pledge "to prove IT can make a real difference to our customer's businesses". We work hard to ensure we understand what our customers need from their technology solutions and then we deliver.

We are an award-winning company who provide world class customer service; we think big and we hire great people. Version 1 are more than just another IT services company - we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies.

Invest in us and we’ll invest in you; if you are driven, committed and up for a challenge, we want to meet you.

Job Description

Achieving our customer success ambition is fundamentally based on the excellence of the solutions we deliver. We have a huge amount of talent in our delivery function and to support them and ensure a consistent customer experience we must apply world-class methodologies and processes in a consistent way across Version 1.

You as part of the Delivery Assurance team will work closely with our Head of Delivery Assurance to develop, establish and maintain project management standards and processes. Drive consistent methodologies, adherence to and continuous improvements within our processes and procedures to ensure excellence in our delivery to all our customers.

  • Supporting the Head of Delivery Assurance to drive governance and oversight across the project portfolio in conjunction with the Portfolio Director(s)
  • Supporting the weekly RAID & RAG review meetings with the Project Managers & Senior Management team
  • Maintenance and management of the project portfolio weekly status reporting pack (Power BI Dashboards)
  • Development of various reports for Head of Delivery Assurance, CFO and the Board
  • Further development of the Delivery Assurance framework in alignment with Version 1’s 2021 Digital Transformation strategy
  • Actively participate in various steering groups across the project landscape.
  • Ability to take on Project Management initiatives on an ad hoc basis as and when required
  • Presales and Commercial assurance including Project Schedule, Target GP, Risk Assessment and reviewing of Contracts and Proposals
  • Performing Project Management Inductions, including ensuring that all relevant processes are communicated and explained for New or Acquired project managers. Enhancements required to the project management induction pack will be fed back to the Delivery Assurance
  • Identify, creating and implementing new processes, procedures or methodologies as required by the business to enhance our delivery capability
  • Ensuring that lessons learned are performed at the end of a complex project, documented and communicated to the rest of the practice community for inclusion in any future similar estimations, implementations, processes to further improve our delivery capability
Qualifications

Essential Criteria:

  • PMO / Project Management Office or Delivery Assurance Experience
  • Experience in Microsoft tools e.g. Excel, PowerBI and SharePoint
  • GDS / Government Digital Services experience
  • Experienced Project Manager to include Agile and Waterfall Project management delivery experience
  • Examples of Continuous Improvement within Project Management
  • Presales, commercial and bids experience with the experience to act as the expert from Delivery Assurance
  • Highly motivated and good stakeholders engagement skills
Additional Information

Before you apply to our Delivery Assurance Manager / Delivery Assurance Project Manager need here are some of the benefits. We offer profit share, pension, private medical, flexible working policy and more. We offer incentives for accreditations and educational assistance for course relevant to your role.

We offer employee recognition in the form of Excellence Awards and V1Ps which is awarded by your peers. Engagement is incredibly important with local engagement teams driving our engagement events, remote party event and Christmas parties that are now online!

Version 1 is now Digital First meaning remote delivery is always the first option and post-COVID travel will be involved in the role.

Wired to Deliver

Every decision we make is governed by six core values. They are simply stated, non-negotiable and ever present.

Honesty and Integrity
Telling customers what they need to hear – not what they want to hear.
Personal Commitment
Being accountable and keeping commitments
No Ego
Having an open, helpful and ‘No Job Too Small’ attitude.
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Actively seeking customer feedback to understand your business.
Excellence
Good enough is never our objective. We solve tough problems and make innovative suggestions.
Drive
Our customers are accustomed to working with driven, results focused Version 1 people.
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