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IT Service Transition Manager - London - £575 p/d

  • £525 - £575 per day + + 12 month Contract
  • London

IT Service Transition Manager - London - £575 p/d - 12 Month contract

IT Service Transition Manager with excellent experience in Service Transition, ITIL, project management, merger & acquisition within IT Services. Must have experience across Applications, ERP, Infrastructure, Data, Cloud, Architecture, and Cyber Security. You must have held a senior role previously ideally within national infrastructure, civil engineering or government IT infrastructure

This is a 12-month contract, paying up to £575 per day with the chance of extension in future, Inside IR35. It is 2 days in the client's office, the rest remote

The objective of the role is to support a programme of works to move shadow IT (all digital, data, and technology) across the organisation into the Digital Services Team, so you have to have experience of this


    • Extensive experience in Service Transition - essential
    • Project Management - essential
    • ITIL
    • Experience in undertaking or leading an Mergers & Acquisition (M&A) in the context of IT Services
    • Experience in shaping a transition / carve out strategy for IT
    • Experience in translating a strategy to a deliverable programme for separation, merger or decommissioning of corporate and IT services
    • Experience in managing the financial carve out and driving value to minimise stranding costs / technical debt
    • Experience in developing integration strategies, service offerings and service onboarding
    • A deep understanding of digital, data technology solutions in corporate / IT services
    • An awareness of how to define service levels for newly onboarded services
    • Experience in leading business cut over for critical services
    • Experience in business change and managing people impacts of M&A's
    • Experience in managing different levels of stakeholders in a matrix environment up to CIO / Exec level
    • Experience in leading the development of mapping the current state of the organization and desired future state for in scope services - undertaking relevant due diligence where required
    • Experience in identifying optimisation / rationalisation initiatives to drive value in improving the overall operating model
    • Need to have worked across; Applications, ERP, Infrastructure, Data, Cloud, Architecture, Cyber Security
    • Standard experience of delivery, budgetary management and risk management.

My client is looking to pay a rate up to £575 p/d inside IR35. To apply press apply now or send your CV to matthew.leach @

Keywords: IT Service Transition Manager / ITIL / IT Services / Project Management / Mergers & Acquisitions

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