Job description Posted 22 February 2022

Role: Senior Programme Manager

Contract – 10 Months

Start Date: March 2022

Location: London /Remote

Rate: £750 – £915


Role Description/Background:

  • HSBC Deputy Chief Operating Office IT (DCOO) are looking for a Senior IT Programme Manager to join its Procurement IT team
  • A seasoned IT Programme manager is needed to manage a number of IT initiatives which are inflight and need completing in 2022
  • Primary need is for an in-house Procure to Pay solution implementation which need extending to a further 9 countries in 2022
  • The deployments teams are in inflight, but an IT Programme manager is now required to manage governance, critical issues and remain on delivery target
  • The delivery teams will comprise a mixture of resources from onshore, offshore, contingent and vendor management
  • This role will report into the Head of Procurement IT and will engage with senior IT and business stakeholders through portfolio review meetings
  • There are a number of other projects across Procurement IT (Source to Pay) that may need guidance and assistance as part of this role


Essential Candidate Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 10+ years’ experience in IT Programme Management and delivery leadership experience primarily in Procurement Source to Pay technology
  • Strong track record of Programme Management managing multiple threads of work and parallel country deployments.
  • Knowledge of Agile Frameworks preferable
  • Proven IT Programme management of multiple Procurement Source to Pay implementations within Financial Services or a heavily regulated environment
  • Able to manage a complex delivery plan, integrating IT deliverables across multiple teams in various locations
  • Ensuring all Technology practices and associated tools are adopted and adhered to the programme
  • Vendor management skills (large contract to oversee with external resource provider)
  • Excellent Finance and resource tracking experience. This includes risk, issue and dependency management
  • Experienced in global implementations and delivering reports and presenting to senior stakeholders across business and IT
  • Strong written, verbal communications skills and ability to demonstrate leadership, trust and influence with stakeholders
  • Driven and action oriented. Problem Solving capability. Resilient and able to work in a high-pressured environment
  • Able to stretch across other deliverables in our book or work in future


If you feel you have the relevant experience and skills required, please do not hesitate to apply now!