Digital Programme Leads - Newcastle

The Drum
12 Apr 2018
17 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a once-in-a-generation opportunity, and one that goes far beyondtechnology. It is a digital journey with significant implications forthe future of the UK and the 65 million people living here. Join Defraas one of our Digital Programme Leads and you will help transform vitaldigital programmes as part of EU Exit. At the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) ourresponsibilities are large and wide-ranging. Our work is aimed atcreating a cleaner, healthier environment, developing a worldleadingfood and farming industry, expanding a thriving rural economy andsecuring robust defences against natural threats and hazards across theUK. This exciting work will only increase in complexity as the nationmoves closer to leaving the EU. Join the Digital Data and Technology Services team (DDTS) and you willtake the lead in one of five core work streams: International Trade,Essential Biosecurity, Future Farming Support, Chemicals and Pesticidesor Specialist Applications. You will be responsible for digital service delivery that willmodernise Defra Group services. You will use your experience ofprogramme or project management, your track record of running mixedteams of suppliers and your interpersonal skills, creativity andcalmness under pressure to help take the department in a fresh, newdirection. We aim to support the professional and personal wellbeing of everyonein Defra. Our benefits include generous annual leave, a contributorypension, staff bonuses and recognition, salary sacrifice benefitoptions, and an employee discount scheme. We also offer flexible workingand a variety of learning and development opportunities. To find out more and to apply, please click the APPLY button. Closing date: 15 April 2018. - provided by Dice PROJECT MANAGEMENT, SERVICE DELIVERY