Keith ~ Senior Project / Programme / Change Manager

A highly experienced and proven Interim Project Manager with over 20 years Consultancy, Programme, Project and Change Management experience in Europe, Middle & Far East and USA.

 

Working closely with Senior management and stakeholders, managing internal and off-shore resources across multiple disciplines and utilising recognised best practices to successfully deliver large and complex $Multi-million programmes and projects on time and within budget.

 

Well-developed leadership, communication and commercial management skills, customer & quality focused. A strong team manager, able to lead, organise and motivate project teams of all sizes and abilities to successfully deliver a wide range of demanding projects. Specialising in Card & Payments Services, Epos, E-commerce, and Security.

 

Project Highlights

  • Portfolio Manager for a global leader in digital consumer finance implementing a data driven marketing approach with responsibility both IT and Business integration of a number of marketing technology initiatives including: Affiliate platform, Tag Management, Real Time Analytics, Real Time Bidding, Omni-channel Attribution, Automated Dialer and CRM.

 

  • Programme and Project Management Consultancy to Solera,a Global provider of risk, asset management, data driven productivity and decision support software and services to the insurance¬†industry – in support of their UK and Regional Product Development teams.

 

  • WorldPay Streamline Authorisation Programme Delivery Manager, reporting directly to the Head of Streamline Core Development.

 

Engaged to re-plan, manage and ensure the timely and successful delivery of the migration of the Streamline Authorisation Service (BASE24 POS) from the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) to WorldPay Infrastructure, incorporating new servers into two new state of the art Data Centers and a major communications upgrade from the old RBS X.25 to a high performance TCP-IP network infrastructure.

 

The WorldPay Streamline Authorisation Service was successfully migrated, following a month of live proving both the Migration and Back-out plans, during the month of February 2013, slightly ahead of the original schedule. Successful completion of the Migration, warranty period and a smooth transition into the new Service Management Organisation ensuring the Programme completed on schedule and within budget.

 

  • Managed the Technical Delivery for the WorldPay Streamline Authorisation Service PCI DSS Accreditation in July 2013.

 

  • Managed the Development of Card Scheme Mandates.

 

  • Managed the Development of several new Card Scheme and POS Terminal interfaces including Online Pin Authorisation utilising DUKPT and 3DES encryption.

 

  • Project Manager for Tier 1 High Street and On-line Retailer on the Business Case Development and Project Initiation Document for an Information Assurance Programme. Utilising a Risk Based Approach, running workshops to identify Information assets and owners, risks, priorities and Information Assurance Asset management pertaining to the Data Protection Act and PCI DSS.