PMO Manager

Reed Technology
London, East London
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A large University in London are looking to increase the size of the team to deliver a number of complex IT projects.

As part of the IT Projects & Change Team and the PMO Manager will primarily manage the PMO and its associated scope within the ITS Project Governance framework (based on Prince2).

Main Duties

As a member of the IT Projects and Change Team the PMO Manager will work within a complex environment to deliver IT projects across all sectors of the client.

Specifically the PMO Manager will be responsible for:-
• Managing and continually improve delivery, effectiveness, impact and outcomes of the PMO support, including communication, governance and reporting.
• Managing the financial oversight of ITS projects in alignment with financial partners in Professional Services.
• Matrix/direct management/leadership of the PMO team and specialist team/s and 3rd party suppliers.
• Managing resource allocation across ITS projects.
• Management of small IT related projects or work packages within the IT Project Governance Process as required.
• Provide expert project management advice and contribute to business case production and process analysis.

Personal Specification

• Educated to honours degree level or equivalent relevant experience.
• Qualified to Practitioner level Prince 2 or demonstrable hands on experience of supporting complex IT projects
• ITIL qualified or hands on experience of using ITIL in IT service delivery, documentation and performance management.
• Programme Management qualification (equivalent to MSP)
• Substantial experience of PMO management including governance, communications, reporting and financial oversight.
• Experience of managing resource allocation within a PMO.
• Experience in the higher education sector or similar environment.
• Experience of managing projects / work packages.
• Experience in all aspects of IT procurement including tendering.
• Experience of managing external suppliers
• Experience of translating IT scenarios into non-IT language

If you are an experienced PMO Manager with strong experience then please apply with your latest CV and contact details.

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