Application Transformation Manager (AMS) – This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Application Management Systems Manager to become an integral part of the Digital Policing Department within the Metropolitan Police, ensuring the best balance of quality, risk and value for money through oversight, challenge, guidance and decision authority to suppliers. This highly sought-after position will have real-world effects, helping to protect the lives and communities of everyone in London. You will benefit from a generous annual leave package, Civil Service pension, brand discounts, flexible working and more!
As Transformation AMS Manager, you will act as a bridge between suppliers and business users, providing a MET point of contact to maintain existing services and define future application and service strategies. You will be tasked with maintaining and developing application lifecycles, authoring and supporting the creation of business cases, and helping to improve the stability and reliability of the applications portfolio, improving its effectiveness for police staff and officers.
Reporting to the Director of Application Management and End User Services, you will proactively identify solutions for strategic service risks and issues. You will be relied upon to commission reviews and proposals to address new requirements and opportunities, review supplier recommendations and challenge them to optimise business benefit and value for money.
The successful Transformation AMS Manager will be a commercially and technically astute problem solver with a strong understanding of financial and commercial models. You will have experience working within a public sector environment as well as a multi-supplier outsourced environment, ideally based on a SIAM / Towers model or similar.
Naturally, you will have excellent stakeholder management and interpersonal skills including collaboration, negotiation, facilitation and the ability to successfully influence others. You will also require a working knowledge of the applications and services and the operational impact of non-availability as well as an understanding of application security implications and wider technology touchpoints.
This is your chance to play a key role in one of the biggest transformation programmes of any public sector organisation. In return for your skills and experience as Transformation AMS Manager, you will benefit from a generous starting salary of £54,477, progressing to £58,550 as you develop in the role. You will be offered a £2,623 location allowance in addition to a substantial annual leave package, exceptional Civil Service pension, fitness facilities, interest free season ticket loans, flexible working and more.
As a Met employee, you will also be eligible for a My Lifestyle membership, offering savings in major retailers nationwide including discounts on everything from food, clothes, furniture, electrical and DIY products to hotels, restaurants, cinemas and theatre tickets. What are you waiting for? Apply now!
NOTE: Due to the nature of the client, all shortlisted candidates will be subject to initial background checks prior to an interview followed by extensive security vetting for successful candidates ahead of a start date. Please bear this in mind before you apply.