Job description Posted 18 March 2024

Role Title: IT Project Manager

Duration: 12 Months, extension to 2 years likely

Location: GSK House (Central London, Hybrid 2-3 days per week)

Rate: £903 per day Umbrella

Who Are We - GSK?

We are a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. GlaxoSmithKline plc was formed in 2000 as a result of a merger between Glaxo Wellcome plc and SmithKline Beecham plc, although our history can be traced back more than 300 years to London’s Plough Court Pharmacy in the 1700s.

Our goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. Our strategy is to bring differentiated, high-quality and needed healthcare products to as many people as possible, with our three global businesses, scientific and technical know-how and talented people. Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture:

• Our values are Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity

• Our expectations are Courage, Accountability, Development, Teamwork

Role purpose / summary

Responsible for the delivery of GSC planning solutions, ensuring they come together in one cohesive solution aligned to business expectations (OMP, Reporting, Decision Intelligence), your responsibilities will be:

• Lead overall technical deployment planning so that it aligns to overall programme deployment planning

• Work closely with technical architects ensuring all governance is planned appropriately and carried out effectively

• Work closely with technical teams ensuring all other technical governance and documentation is planned appropriately and carried out effectively (as per Global regulatory compliance requirements), aligned to overall programme timelines

• Work closely with strategic solution partners, business process owners, architects/leads from other tracks and super users to close out every phase as part of deployment playbook or project methodology.

• Be a key conduit for the business teams (GSC, Finance, Commercial, R&D) into the tech workstreams and activity

• Effectively manage Deployment delivery, including performance reporting and RAID item management – including escalation as required

• Ensure technical planning and readiness ahead of a deployment of the new solutions into the business teams

• Work closely with the service manager and transformation technical lead ensuring correct support set-up ahead of deployment

• Develop & own the Tech delivery capability/framework, including brining in other capacities as needed aligned to the deployment plan

• Establishes deployment metrics and ensures each division, function, and region are measuring pre and post “Go Live” success metrics.

All profiles will be reviewed against the required skills and experience. Due to the high number of applications we will only be able to respond to successful applicants in the first instance. We thank you for your interest and the time taken to apply!

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