Head of Transformation at DHSC, Remote/London, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote (London, UK)
  • Jun 03, 2021
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Contract Term: 6 Months

Contracting Authority: Department of Health & Social Care (DHSC)

Location: Remote Working / London

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Working across delivery channels to design and implement solutions to complex programme operations. Lead team on new initiatives and high-profile delivery workstreams in Operations that do not currently fit within current processes and shape those workstreams into processes to become BAU. Provision of delivery support for programme capabilities which are complex or cross channel. Responsible for their area’s overall management of function and teams, project planning and execution throughout the project lifecycle.

As Head of Transformation, your main responsibilities would be: 

  • Manage and lead an operational team within large scale multifaceted programmes, demonstrating strong leadership and teamwork skills
  • Oversee the transformation team in the roll out of new programmes
  • Deliver at pace, working with ambiguous requirements.
  • Deliver operational and policy change (including but not limited to policy, regulatory, technology, financial and legal) in an agile workspace in accelerated timelines
  • Building operational structure & strategic operational change


You’ll have relevant experience in:

  • Previous transformation and change delivery experience
  • Excellent project management skills and ability to work well with others, including Agile Project Management.
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced solution-based delivery environment.
  • Ability to analyse and interpret data.
  • Ability to understand complex problem statements and delivery solutions, often at short timescales.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with multiple owners and customers.
  • Stakeholder Management 


It would be desirable if you had:

  • Project management certification/qualification such as Prince2 (G7 project and product roles only)
  • Use of Atlassian tools
  • Previous experience in a fast moving consumer goods background is desirable