Programme Manager (Transformation)

  • £500 - 700 per day + Negotiable DOE
  • Merseyside, England
  • Contract

Job Title: Programme Manager (Transformation)

Location: Merseyside, Local Authority

Assignment Duration: 6 months


Our client, a local authority in Merseyside, is seeking experienced Programme Managers to join their large-scale Transformation Programme. This initiative spans across all areas of the Council, aiming to enhance services for the people living and working in Liverpool. As a Programme Manager, you will play a vital role in the safe delivery of planned outcomes, working collaboratively with stakeholders and contributing to effective programme governance.


Key Responsibilities

  • Provide support to the Transformation Programme, ensuring the safe delivery of planned outcomes.
  • Scope and plan specific Transformation Programmes.
  • Engage with a range of stakeholders to foster collaboration and ensure alignment with programme objectives.
  • Supervise and plan the work of the programme team.
  • Develop Business Cases outlining the benefits of change.
  • Establish and contribute to programme governance.
  • Work with the finance team to ensure a comprehensive cost-benefit analysis of the programme.
  • Estimate staff resources and skills required for programme delivery.
  • Generate regular highlight reports for corporate reporting.
  • Capture and develop quantified information on risks and issues affecting the programme.
  • Conduct regular outcome/benefits-focused project reviews.
  • Utilize knowledge of the Local Government sector and governance to align programme objectives with the Council’s overall strategy.



  • Degree, formal qualification, or relevant experience in a relevant discipline.
  • A recognized programme management qualification and/or a track record of successfully applying management systems to real programmes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to set objectives, plan and manage the use of time and resources, and work within tight deadlines and budgets.


If you’re interested in applying, please apply now with your CV and contact Joe O’Halloran at Spencer Clarke Group on 01772 954200.

Joe O’Halloran Senior Consultant

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