Program Director at Smart DCC, City of London, £Excellent Day Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • City of London, London, UK
  • Jun 10, 2024
Duration not stated Executive

Contract Description

Program Director

London or Manchester

Excellent day rate, inside IR35

The Program Director will work in the DCC Business Case Centre of Excellence (COE) which leads the development of Treasury Green Book business cases for DCC change activity. The Program Director is a critical role that engages internal teams across DCC, as well as the Department and our customers, to build alignment and support for our change strategy and procurement, and ultimately to enable the development and transition of DCC operational services.

What will you be doing?

• Responsibility to transition DCC to a fully internal resource model, using a combination of permanent staff and contractors. This rapid transition must be managed extremely carefully to ensure new resource is onboarded quickly and efficiently, upskilling and knowledge transfer is planned and completed effectively, and that risks to the quality and completion of in-flight business cases are mitigated to ensure delivery to plan.

• Build, own, and drive delivery of, the recruitment and transition plan and all associated activities to manage transition risk

• Coordination and drive for transition activities

• Reporting of progress, status, risks and issue

• Risks, issues and dependencies management, including escalation to ExCo as required.

What are we looking for?

· Experience in a Program Director or equivalent level role

· Extensive transformation / transition experience at this level

About the DCC:

At the DCC, we believe in making Britain more connected, so we can all lead smarter, greener lives. That desire to make a difference is what drives us every day and it wouldn’t be possible without our people. Each person at the DCC brings a special kind of power to the business, and if you join us, we’ll give you the means to unleash yours. Here, we depend on each other and hold each other accountable. You have the power to challenge and make change, to take the initiative and enjoy real responsibility. Whether it’s doing purposeful work, helping us grow or building the career you want – we’ll give you the support to do it all. Our secure network for smart meters is transforming Britain’s energy system and helping the country’s fight against climate change: we want you to be part of our journey.

Company benefits:

The DCC’s continued success depends on our people. It’s important to us that you enjoy coming to work, and feel healthy, happy and rewarded. In this role, you’ll have access to a range of benefits which you can choose from to create a personalized plan unique to your lifestyle.

If there are any questions you’d like to ask before applying, please contact Nick Hayman or complete your application, so we can learn more about you. Your application will be carefully considered, and you’ll hear from us regarding its progress.

Join the DCC and discover the power of you.

What to do now

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Capita Opportunity Statement:

The parent company, Capita Plc*, are a leading UK provider of technology enabled business services. We’re supporting and improving the lives of millions of people every day and we can only do this with the right people in place, working towards a shared goal. We encourage an open, honest working environment where everyone can be true to themselves, and people are valued for their differences. We’re always challenging each other to learn and improve, because we know when we work together, we can deliver better outcomes. We work across such a huge range of businesses and sectors, that you’ll have the opportunity to grow and develop your career in any number of directions. You’ll also become part of a network of 63,000 experienced, innovative, and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we’ll provide the support you need to do deliver. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you.