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Technical Programme Manager

Scottish Enterprise


Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dundee or Aberdeen


£ 56,506.00


Application Deadline:

May 26, 2024

About the organisation

    Scottish Enterprise focuses on activities that help Scottish businesses innovate and scale. Our goal is to create a more productive, resilient and competitive economy for Scotland. To achieve this, we work to drive business innovation, build international competitiveness and encourage more investment in companies and infrastructure. We also help businesses access opportunities created by the global shift to net zero. These are the areas where Scottish Enterprise can deliver the most value, make the biggest impact and help unlock Scotland’s economic potential.

How to Apply

About the vacancy

    Together with a small team of technical and subject matter experts, you’ll develop and deliver a corporate applications roadmap, programme and associated projects.

    You’ll be matrix managing the team. You’ll also manage the resources and budgets helping our directorate make more of investments into corporate applications.

Key Responsibilities

    Overseeing the Corporate Applications Portfolio – this includes Finance, HR, Project Management and associated record-keeping systems
    Developing a roadmap for the applications, their programme and associated projects – this will include creating business cases, managing approvals and delivering in line with Scottish Enterprise's governance and principles
    Prioritising your portfolio by managing resources including finances and your team of subject matter experts
    Managing stakeholders and updating the Portfolio Steering Board with accurate progress reports, management information and appropriate recommendations
    Developing your portfolio governance and reporting in line with the Portfolio Steering Board Terms of Reference
    Championing visibility and transparency for your portfolio at all levels of Scottish Enterprise

Key Competencies

    A programme and project methodologies specialist with experience in financial and commercial management. Used to building momentum and maintaining delivery at pace, we need your problem-solving expertise and continual improvement mindset to keep our programme and our people on track.

    You should also be comfortable managing stakeholder relationships while championing our department’s work at all levels.

    Your skills, abilities and experience should include expert knowledge in:

    Programme and project methodologies
    Agile and lean practices
    Planning, communication and collaboration
    Improving processes
    Application lifecycles

Desired Qualifications

    No specific qualifications are required.
Scottish Enterprise

How to Apply

If you're interested in this role, please follow the application process and upload your cv

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