Portfolio Planner

Reed Technology
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£300 - £375 p day
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Portfolio Planner is required at a Public Sector Client in Newcastle for a 6 months+ Contract - The role will develop and maintain plans and schedules for the Portfolio and its contained Programmes and Projects. - Development of fully resourced and costed Programme plans using data provided by the Portfolio, Programme and Project management teams. - Maintain plans and schedules of reporting for the Portfolio. - Monitor progress and refine plans and schedules, implementing change and configuration control systems as appropriate. - Identify and monitor interdependencies within the Portfolio and contained plans. - Provision of progress reports to each Programme Manager, to include performance and schedule information. - Identification of key variances within Programmes and presentation of effective and compelling data in support of findings. - Critical path analysis and trend forecasts. - Provide assistance for Portfolio Manager, Programme Managers and Bid Managers. - Other duties as required - including liaison with sub-contractors, collating progress information and project programme updates. - To provide assurance services and to perform analysis and produce sound evidence to decision makers, to promote efficiency and effectiveness within the Programmes. - Leading the planning team to develop and maintain Programme Plans. Ensuring compliance from Project/Programme Managers through Delivery Group forum. - Manage dependencies across the Programme, ensure an accurate dependency log is maintained, Producing monthly planning MI to highlight the effectiveness of the planning process Experience Required Experience working in a Change/PMO environment. Experience working within a high profile, fast moving environment Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.
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