Programme Planner & Designer - Shared Services

Riyadh Permanent
  • Being part of a leading Sovereign Wealth Fund in Saudi Arabia
  • A leadership role in a major semi-governmental entity

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Programme Planner & Designer - Shared Services // Financial Services // Riyadh

A leading Soverign Wealth Fund in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Job Description

Programme Planner & Designer - Shared Services // Financial Services // Riyadh

The role will matrix manage delivery, ensuring workstreams are held accountable for realistic commitments whilst managing stakeholders and driving consolidated progress through clear governance, structured planning and management of associated risk, issues and mitigations. In addition, this role will lead 2 key sub-functions:-

1. 'Program Design & Management'

(a) Responsible to coordinate program planning, program delivery, program integration and reporting.

(b) Provide assurance over in-flight programs to ensure conformance with the overall Transformation Office & the entity's goals and objectives.

(c) Participates in strategic planning as appropriate, including representation in programmatic interactions with various internal and external stakeholders

2. '1 Year / 3 Year planning cycles'

(a) Lead the immediate (annual) business planning and budgeting cycles, including engagement and integration with wider entity planning and governance forums.

Subsequently, integrating scope, delivery and teams into the overall planning.

(b) Maintain the evolving 3 year view of the business plans and ongoing alignment of plans and roadmaps based on transformation office and wider leadership direction.

The Successful Applicant

· Manage project design, development & delivery of projects of moderate/high complexity.

· Coordinate programs and activities with other parts of the organisation whilst ensuring delivery progress is achieved.

· Experience across Scope Management, Budget Oversight, Planning/prioritisation/tooling and Project Reporting.

· Coordinate project activities across all internal and external parties at all levels.

· Worked in program management across multinational organisations/consulting firms.

· Project management related accreditation preferred.

What's on Offer

A competitive package + benefits

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