- Stevenage, GB
- £20 /hr
- Available now
I have nearly 40 years experience in the IT industry ranging from programming to project management and project office management. Senior project roles have included project planning,more...I have nearly 40 years experience in the IT industry ranging from programming to project management and project office management. Senior project roles have included project planning, reporting, resourcing, financial management, subcontractor management, risk & change management, and quality assurance.
I have project office start up experience, having implemented these on three separate programmes. Over the years my project offices have changed from being a single physical project office to virtual offices with staff located in widely varying locations.
Area Covered: Based in Hertfordshire but work remotely worldwide.
Work Experience Summary: • Planned and initiated stakeholder communications for the Logica technology refresh programme;
• Set up and ran the programme office for Logica’s MIAP programme for the LSC dealing particularly with risks, finances and reporting;
• Set up the Programme Office for the MRC Auris Partnership;
• Organised and managed the programme office for Ufi (University for Industry);
• Responsible for Contract Change Management on Skynet 5 release2;
• Restarted the AWG plc Integrated Network Management project with a new team when Logica took over responsibility from the previous outsource company;
• Planned and resourced the Railtrack Millennium Programme in conjunction with the individual project managers;
• Achieved the cleansing of the Reuters historical financial data by teams located remotely across the world;
• Installed and had accepted an office automation system for one UK government department and a computer based registry system for another;
• Implemented, documented and monitored quality processes on many projects;
• Planned, monitored & reported financial and progress status on many projects and within departmental operations.
Education Summary: University of St Andrews: BSc(Hons) in Physics
Open University Professional Certificate in Management (Cert Mgmt (Open))
ISEB Certificate in Project Management for Information Systems (PRINCE2)
ISEB Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management
Project Manager/Project Office Manager