Service Transition Manager

£63,000 | Central London | Contract
Posted 3 months ago

Service Transition Manager (12 Months FTC)
£63,000 Base salary Benefits
Mon-friday based in London

My client is a global outfit with over 500 staff in the UK and across the globe, operating in over 50 different countries. They are currently initiating a propoal to outsource their 1st line service desk to a third party. The existing service desk is at a low stage of maturity with a need to increase the rating from a 1.5 star to atleast a 3 star rating.

As a result the client in question are looking to appoint an experienced Service Transition Manager for a 1 year fixed term with previous success of transitioning a company's service desk to an outsourced party.

The successful Service Transition manager will be responsible for the following;

1. Steady the ship of the service desk
2. Create a tender document for the contract between the orgaisation and the successful third party.
3. Manage the tender
4. Manage the transition from where the organisation are now to the new model.
5. Manage the uncertainty and people and gain buy in from staff across the IT department.

The successful Transition manager will require the following;

* Service Transition Experience (3-5 years)
* ITIL v3 Intermediate / ITILv3 Expert
* Prince 2 Certified
* Experience of managing a small support team
* Understanding / experience of change management

If you're looking for transformation work to mark your stamp on something with autonomy and the chance to work with great people and an organisation then please apply now.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Catherine Harries
01442 509 077

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