Vacancy Type:
23 (GVC)
About The Role

Our technology teams won’t settle for second place when it comes to keeping millions of customers up with the action. That’s why we give them the best resources to work with. Bring your focused expertise and drive to a business that will give you the freedom to innovate and explore. Join GVC and grab your opportunity to make things better for millions of sports betting and gaming customers worldwide. For the good of entertainment.

Our portfolio of sports betting and gaming companies includes some of the most well-known brands in the industry, such as Ladbrokes, bwin, and Coral. We’ve a huge high street presence with an increasing share of online gaming activity. We take our commitment to safeguarding our customers extremely seriously. We make sure they know their limits and we work with them to make sure everyone enjoys our products and services responsibly.

As part of the Customer Experience team, we are looking for a Programme Manager to lead and drive the governance framework and end-to-end delivery lifecycle of our a/b testing roadmap, executed across our portfolio of 20 brands. This programme of work enables the Product and Marketing teams to make data driven decisions that play a pivotal role in creating a seamless, consistent and engaging end-to-end consumer experience and enable business growth.

Our team members have a can-do attitude, always driving continuous iterations of improvements and they know how to gets things done in a technology company. They thrive on the challenges of; building relationships with multiple stakeholders with different needs; managing multiple competing priorities; and providing transparency on the portfolio of work.

Ready to bring it on? Bringyour resilience to GVC and you can be bold. For the good of entertainment.Apply now!

Key Responsibilitites
  • Managing the full delivery lifecycle across several projects simultaneously, ensuring effective coordination and a communication model which provides transparency and clarity for stakeholders
  • Control of the day to day project activities including creation and maintenance of quality and consistent project control artefacts
  • Delivering successful outcomes through good governance, ensuring all deviations, changes and risks are managed effectively through standardised and controlled procedures
  • Works together with the business teams to identify business opportunities and shape the product vision and strategic roadmap
  • Creates and executes project delivery work packages, utilising best practice control measurements to manage and coordinate day to day activities
  • Establishes an effective organisation, communication and controls structure for each project, ensuring format is adaptable to fit environment
  • Identifies resources needed and assigns responsibilities within a virtual team environment
  • Setup of project artefacts (plans, communication framework etc)
  • Day-to-day project management activities; chairing calls, managing project controls and artefacts
  • Reviews deliverables including status reports and other project documents
  • Facilitates and guides the project team effectively, including business stakeholders
  • Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion
  • Minimizes exposure to risk on accountable projects
  • Sets and manages stakeholder expectations
  • Effectively communicates relevant project information to stakeholders
  • Complies with and effectively applies the GVC project management methodology and enforces project standards
  • Delivers engaging, informative, well-organised presentations
  • Manages the process of innovative change effectively
  • Suggests areas for improvement in internal processes along with possible solutions
Specialist skills and experience
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience successfully delivering projects in a digital technology business
  • Proven experience delivering medium to large projects within a project management role
  • Proven experience successfully delivering change projects in a digital technology business
  • The ability to understand and articulate what was delivered, as well as the business value driven through the change
  • Possess a working knowledge of IT infrastructures, including Hardware, Software, Interconnectivity and Networks, Virtual/Remote assets
  • Demonstrate a hands-on approach to problem solving, prioritisation and risk management
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders, demonstrating a holistic business view
  • Demonstrates excellent organisational skills and ensures buy-in from stakeholders on the benefit of good governance
  • Confident and experienced in presenting project updates to executive stakeholders
  • Strong documentation skills ensuring all relatable information is clear, concise and up to date
  • Managing virtual teams, where we may need to pull resource from different teams to create “virtual project teams”
  • Knowledge of gaming operational practices, regulatory considerations, betting & gaming products & technology, is advantageous for the role
  • Previous experience managing a portfolio of a/b tests is advantageous

Our Culture As Real As It gets

At GVC we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and a benefits package that we're extremely proud of.