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Programme/Project Manager

We are seeking an experienced Programme Manager to manage the programme of work associated to the Administrative Data Research Partnership (ADRP) investment in Scotland. The ADRP will maximise the potential of administrative data as a resource for high-quality innovative research in the UK. Combining data from across government and hundreds of UK public bodies it will be used to improve healthcare, education, business growth and the fight against crime. The contract is to last 4 months.

Main duties:

· Put in place programme/project management framework necessary for the delivery of the ADRP programme in Scotland, monitoring arrangements and provision of required level of assurance
· Implementing benefits realisation framework for the programme
· Developing risk matrix/strategy for the ADRP programme and reporting/escalation processes
· Produce concise, timely and relevant reports on the status of the programme so that issues, risks and dependencies can be identified/assessed and escalated to the Delivery Group and/or Strategic Board as and when required
· Put in place quality control and assurance processes


· Professional programme/project management certification/qualification
· Experience of setting up and managing Agile projects
· A strong track record in planning and matrix managing complex pieces of work
· Excellent people management skills to build good working partnerships and effective multi-disciplinary teams
· Ability to work collaboratively with partners and stakeholders to deliver outcomes

If you would like to be considered for this Programme Manager contract in Edinburgh, please click the link below to apply. We would love to hear from you!

ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland's largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified.


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