Programme Manager

Location: National , United Kingdom
Region: Central Functions
Job Category: Head Office
Business Unit: IT Department
Job Type: Full Time (Permanent)
Hours: 08:30- 17:00


Speedy are the UK’s leading hire provider with the widest range of tools, specialist hire equipment, plant and support services – everything for every job!

We are looking for a dedicated individual to join Speedy as a Strategic Programme Manager. The main responsibilities is to manage and deliver strategic projects/programmes for Speedy, in line with our corporate strategy. This will include managing the day-to-day activities of the programme delivery team, and line management responsibilities for Project Managers.

Working with the operational and support businesses to promote and ensure adherence to the PMO Governance processes and methodology.

Engaging with Programme and Project Managers to promote consistency across the portfolio to enable standardise reporting.

Supporting Transformation Managers and Project Sponsors to remove blockers and manage risk, issues and dependencies across the portfolio.

Working with support teams to identify resource issues across the portfolio.

What you’ll need:

  • Prince 2, MSP or other related Project Management qualifications required.
  • Risks management and /or governance qualification would be advantageous.
  • A minimum of five years' experience in the project management.
  • Experience in Smartsheet or Microsoft Project required.
  • Experience of delivering ERP and CRM systems, including Dynamics 365 and Salesforce.
  • Azure DevOps and Agile delivery experience would be beneficial.

What we offer:

  • 26 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • 95% discount on our products
  • Plus other Salary Extras/Discounts

Our Career Line of Sight programme will ensure you receive the training and support to help you be the best that you can be in your role and will encourage you to pursue your career aspirations.  

Please be aware Speedy reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.

Please be aware that some roles within The Speedy Group UK&I may require a DBS, Credit or Security Clearance Check. The Speedy Group is an equal opportunity employer where we embrace diversity in all of its forms and fostering an inclusive environment for all people to do the best work of their lives with us. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, veteran, neurodiversity status or disability status. All roles within The Speedy Group require proof of right to work in the UK by the start of employment.