BT Senior Transformation Programme Manager in Brazil

Senior Transformation Programme Manager

Our purpose is to use the power of communications to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities. We need you to help us do this.

Why this role matters

At BT, our purpose is to use the power of communication to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities.

As a team, we work to shape, drive and deliver our Global Services’ strategy through sustainable change.

We are now looking for highly experienced and motivated individuals to lead programmes that enable the business to meet its long-term strategic objectives by driving improvements to revenue, margin, profitability, cash generation and customer experience.

This role may include travel requirements and working closely with international teams.

What you'll be doing

As a Senior Transformation Programme Manager, you will help shape the business transformation agenda, influencing and negotiating with our most senior executives.

Working alongside the business as a trusted partner to deliver sustainable change, you will lead the management and execution of major programmes and/or major workstreams delivering large scale, transformational change, reporting to a Programme Director.

Specifically you will;

  • Co-develop recommendations for steps changes in our business performance (working jointly with our transformation consultants) and influence senior stakeholders in adopting these

  • Translate recommendations into a deliverable programme of work including a work breakdown structure of workstreams and projects

  • Ensure appropriate specialist resources are in place to manage and deliver transformation

  • Oversee programme communications securing ongoing commitment of all key stakeholders

  • Define and implement programme governance & controls

  • Create and manage plans, dependencies, risks & issue with an ongoing focus on outcomes/deliverables/ benefit delivery

  • Report progress and manage change control in line with required standards

  • Conduct post implementation reviews to continuously improve our delivery methodology

  • Provide thought leadership to improve our transformation practice offerings

  • Identify and develop trusted relationships with programme stakeholders and sponsors to gain community support and to solicit input to improve programme delivery

Help uplift the businesses’ own capability to define and delivery transformation change

We'll also need to see these on your CV

We are looking for exceptional achievers with proven delivery experience in industry or consulting who want to leverage their skills and experience.

Specific skills and experience required:

  • Programme definition & set up - Experience in establishing programme governance and delivery structures(typically 5 years )

  • Strong drive and delivery focus - Being able to manage a portfolio of complex initiatives, review and redefine delivery plans when new issues or information emerges, and maintain a focus on moving things forward and progressing in the face of uncertainty, delay or complexity

  • Influencing and negotiating with Stakeholders - Strong relationship management and presentation skills at Board level. Demonstrate strong leadership and influencing skills to lead up, across and down multiple areas of the organisation when driving new initiatives

  • Decision-making driven by commercial outcomes - Ability to manage information from multiple parallel workstreams and integrate them to form an overall view of the programme. Ability to manage certain level of ambiguity and take a broad business perspective when making decisions

  • Team Management & Coaching skills - Excellent people coaching skills and demonstrable experience of developing others, managing performance reviews and team development

Shapes the business change agenda – Ability and business knowledge to help shape the business transformation agenda

Why choose us?

We are all connected by our shared values; Personal, Simple and Brilliant. How we do things is just as important as what we do.

We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. We’re creating an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can succeed. That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community.

Job: Project Management

Title: Senior Transformation Programme Manager

Location: Brazil

Requisition ID: 102046

Other Locations: Americas