Programme Manager - Finance Transformation - Media

Job Title: Programme Manager - Finance Transformation - Media
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £700 - £750 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 12 Months
REF: 1007_1562777939
Contact Name: Max Oakley
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Programme Manager - Finance Transformation - Media and Publishing


12 Month contract


Change Management, Programme Manager, programme management, Media, Finance transformation, Finance, ERP, governance, implementation, build, fund closure, stakeholder management, business, IT, MSP, MS Project Plans, Delivery Schedules, Implementation plans, report writing, presentations

Our leading UK Publishing client are undergoing a major finance transformation programme and require a Programme Manager with extensive Finance ERP experience.

They need someone who has a strong understanding of finance change and has the ability to work with stakeholders across large global matrix environments.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring programme governance standards are maintained across the project, including SteerCo and DeliveryCo reporting
  • Leading project meetings, ensuring stakeholders receive appropriate actions
  • Management of up to four direct reports and the input of a similar number of SMEs
  • Championing an agile way of working with project team and SMEs, and best practice project management
  • Anticipating risks and opportunities, proactively engaging team and driving positive outcomes
  • Ensuring stakeholder engagement and progressing business communication strategy
  • Maintaining effective relationships and communication with Programme Management and Assurance

Key Skill Requirements:

  • Solid understanding of finance processes and programmes
  • Ability to work at all levels of the business including senior stakeholders
  • Exceptional communication skills across the project/programme
  • Experience in Change Strategy
  • Credible examples of driving change through large organisations
  • Experience in Shared Service initiatives would be a plus