Project and Programme Management

We understand the need to deliver tangible outcomes from project and programme investment. Our team of qualified and experienced specialists have a proven track record of successfully delivering projects with public sector clients. We understand how to support service delivery with expertise in areas such as planning, management reporting to facilitate decision-making and communications to provide a flexible, pragmatic and proactive leadership to ensure objectives are delivered. Our approach develops a project control framework and governance structure to deliver a project management solution that draws strongly on best practice and proven methodologies, e.g. PRINCE2, MSP and Agile.

Procurement

Our team of expert staff have the knowledge and experience to support our clients with the procurement of a range property services related services including; Facilities Management, Asset & Estate Management and ICT software. Working with clients to develop their procurement strategy, writing specifications, procurement documents and completing governance reports you can be assured that you are working with a consultant that understands your needs. Whether the decision is to insource services, transform the delivery model or outsource, we have the experience to provide a full bespoke project package that will support our client to achieve their objectives.

Asset Strategy

Working in the public sector for over 20 years we have considerable knowledge and experience in developing Property Asset Strategies, undertaking property and service led asset reviews and delivering positive outcomes. The constant need to make resources stretch further, whilst improving service delivery is a challenge that all public sector departments face every day. We have supported some of London’s biggest boroughs deliver positive change and realise financial benefits through Asset challenges and innovative ideas and continue to delivery projects in this area. We have significant operational and strategic experience in the development of Property Asset Strategy reports, operational management plans, service challenge workshops, property reviews and the implementation of Corporate Landlord operating models.

ICT Solutions

Our ICT Consultants have all worked in the public and private sector for over 20 years each and have ICT property backgrounds. Ranging from Business Analysts services to data migration expertise you can be assured that you are working with experts that understand how software supports service delivery. Over the past ten years our ICT consultants have delivered housing management, housing asset management, integrated asset management and CAFM software for public and private sector clients. Our services range from requirements gathering to data cleansing and migration through to procurement, solution design, process re-engineering and delivery.

Transformation

Our experts design a programme management approach to deliver large and complex business transformational change which is flexible enough to support projects, programmes and business change initiatives. Our delivery of transformation projects focuses on delivering outcomes and benefits (as opposed to outputs), and achieve more than just the sum of their constituent parts. By managing related projects as a coherent whole, it is possible to achieve greater economies of scale, manage dependencies, and deliver greater benefits than would be achieved by standalone projects. OCG have expertise in the management and delivery of business transformation from initiation through to implementation and embedding the new capabilities and benefits realisation.

Logistics Support

OCG can provide a comprehensive logistics and move management solution as part of their project delivery. The support includes development of a move programme with stakeholders, working key stakeholders and external suppliers to ensure co-operation and meet deadlines, comprehensive move communication plan and provision of day one support to staff. Our logistics project manager has over 15 years’ experience in delivering these services to private and public sector clients.