To support its customer-centric business strategy and transformation, HMRC has created a change portfolio consisting of over a hundred projects and programmes, organized into a number of clusters. The purpose of the role is to lead the transformation of HMRC’s large scale, complex IT infrastructure. The jobholder will need to define and lead the implementation of a cloud based strategy to deliver significant cost reduction and service performance improvement. This is alongside maintaining operational service and continuous delivery of new projects. Working directly to the Chief Digital Information Officer, this is a very high profile and senior role in HMRC in an area experiencing large-scale change.
Key responsibilities will include:
•Lead the delivery of large scale IT transformation for HMRC, leading, directing, motivating and managing the project teams undertaking IT Delivery and identifying and effectively managing risks, issues and dependencies.
•Lead the delivery of HMRC’s virtualisation programme with an annual budget of circa £90 million a year.
• Define and lead the implementation of HMRC’s IT portfolio, delivering significant cost reduction and service performance improvement whilst maintaining operational service and the continuous delivery of new projects.
• Build and maintain strong relationships with senior stakeholders (including Board level) across HMRC, HM Treasury, Cabinet Office, including Government Digital Service (GDS) and Crown Commercial Service (CCS).
• Manage complex supply relationships and commercial challenges within a multi-supplier environment.
• Champion the development of project delivery skills and capabilities within IT Delivery.
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