Project Manager - Gov - Working for well known organisation.

£510 - £540 per annum
23 May 2017
20 Jun 2017
Andrew Frost
Clearance Level
Public Sector
Job Type

Senior Project Manager - Gov - Working with GDS.

This is a contract for a Project Manager to come in on a 6-month contract working in Central Government with GDS (Government Digital Service). It is a good time to be working for the Government with the new election coming up and Brexit it is such an interesting time to be getting first-hand knowledge into what is going on in the UK at the moment. This role is also outside IR35.

The role:

Your tasks will include functional management of the project team, including technical staff, contractors and services from suppliers to deliver projects, products and services using the appropriate methodology such as Agile or any other appropriate given the requirements.

You will actively engage and support the Project Manager to define product or service roadmaps and translating these into product backlogs, minimum viable products and services, iteration plans etc.

Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team. Engage suitable third party support/resources where additional capacity is required, and manage its utilisation and productivity to ensure the best value.

Understand and focus the team on delivering value to the user early and often, iterating and continuously improving workflows where necessary, and keeping the key service goals, KPIs and intended benefits in mind, and Improve the performance of both Agile teams and the organisation through the simplification and removal of blockers, impediments and unnecessary processes

CV deadline: 05/05/17 0900

Contract Length: 6 months

Contact: Andrew Frost: 02079404590 Email:


  • Government experience.
  • BPSS (Disclosure Scotland)
  • GDS Digital and Technology experience.

To gain access to this great opportunity, please send a word doc of your CV to I work on other Public Sector and MOD roles so please feel free to contact me.

Why NonStop:

We are an international recruitment company which specialise in Government & MOD. We are one of the highest ranked suppliers in our field so we have a great working relationship with our clients which can give you a greater chance of been shortlisted. Here at Nonstop we offer a referral scheme so if you do refer a candidate that we don't know and we place you will receive £200 GBP in vouchers.

Contact: Andrew Frost: 02079404590 Email: