Portfolio Analyst

Irwin Mitchell Llp
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for an experienced Portfolio Analyst to join our Portfolio Management team based in our Sheffield office. This diverse role is to support the Portfolio Management Planning and Analysis activities that underpin our strategic objective. The Company Irwin Mitchell is passionate about the law and in providing our clients with the very best legal advice and guidance. We believe in putting our clients first. Our client care is second to none and this, underpinned by our promise to 'exceed client expectations', has helped the firm to grow to become one of the UK's most successful and respected law firms. Today we employ over 2300 people in 10 UK offices. The Role This busy and diverse role will assist on supporting our portfolio change initiatives. As a Portfolio Analyst you will assist in a range of project planning and reporting activities, helping ensure projects are delivered on time, within set quality parameters and to agreed budgets. You will support a robust governance and control framework, along with the production of control documentation. This includes, tracking project status and providing regular reports and planning MI. Ideal candidates will have a proactive attitude and previous experience of supporting complex projects, who can demonstrate: - Strong knowledge of project management and associated methodologies, in relation to planning, monitoring and controlling projects throughout their lifecycle. - Direct experience of working on and supporting complex projects / programmes, coupled with a good understanding of project tracking, planning and reporting - Experience of monitoring project financials and project resource supply & demand would be valuable. - Excellent communication skills, along with the necessary confidence to build senior level relationships and help drive forward a major change programme. - Strong technical and analytical ability, plus a - Good degree of IT/PC literacy, particularly in the use/application of MS Project, Word, PowerPoint and Excel - The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Basic CRB Disclosure check. - If you are a dynamic individual who would relish the challenge and the opportunity to work for a leading and well-respected law firm, we would love to hear from you. Benefits In addition to your competitive basic salary the firm has an exciting benefits package including a contributory pension scheme, critical illness cover, health cash plan, death in service, discounted legal services, 25 days hols (this increases with length of service), discounted online shopping, season ticket loans, childcare vouchers. In Sheffield, they also have an on- site subsidised canteen and Starbucks, corporate gym membership plus many more exciting benefits. Irwin Mitchell is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
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