IDAM Programme Manager - Buckinghamshire

IT/Information/Cyber Security
Ref: 160 Date Posted: Friday 20 Jan 2023
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Location:             Buckinghamshire
Reports to           Head of Threat Defence
Day Rate:             £900/day
Duration              12 months +
The Role
We have an extensive multi-year information security improvement programme covering Identity and Access Management (IDAM).  The programme has been broken down into distinct projects with approximately 20 projects prioritised for 2023/24 delivery. This program manager role is for a 12 month period initially but may extend beyond this. The role will lead the Identity and Access Management delivery programme.
The key responsibilities of this role will be:
•             Lead the delivery of the IDAM Strategy and manage the overall delivery plan
•             Create detailed business requirements outlining problems and opportunities. Ensure that all regulatory aspects are considered.
•             Liaise with IT and Information Security Architects to input to the design of potential solutions.
•             Engage with all key stakeholders needed to deliver the projects successfully.
•             Articulate how the project(s) will meet the risk mitigation objectives.
•             Initiate projects inputting objectives, costs and timescales to the overall plan.
This role reports to the Head of Threat Defence and is a hybrid role, working 2-3 days a week at home or Buckinghamshire site.  Occasional travel may be required.
Successful candidates may be required to achieve and maintain SC clearance.
Job requirements
Vocational Qualifications:
•             Relevant experience of working in a cyber / IT project capacity.
•             Relevant experience in delivery Identity and Access Management Programmes
•             Proven ability to deliver quality projects on time and to budget that meet business requirements.
•             Experience of working in a global organisation delivering projects through a matrix relationship.
Behavioural competencies: 
•             Excellent oral and written communication skills.
•             A curious, motivated, self-starter who poses analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
•             Sense of urgency for rapid delivery.
•             A team focused mentality with excellent relationship management skills.
•             Fast learner who can assimilate information quickly.
•             Excellent organizational skills.
•             An understanding of business needs and commitment to delivering high-quality, prompt, and efficient solutions to the business.
•             An understanding of organizational mission, values, and goals and consistent application of this knowledge.
Experience required:
•             Demonstrable experience of Project and Programme management with a focus on delivery.
•             Ideally, experience of working with and understanding information classification regulations.
•             A background in delivering cyber and IT projects will be beneficial.