Head of PMO

Spring Technology (Corp)
City Of London
£40k - £55k pa + 3k london waiting allowance
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to project growth and development my client a leading NHS Foundation Trust is currently recruiting a Head of PMO

My client is a is the largest heart and lung centre in the UK and among the largest in Europe. They are a partnership of two specialist hospitals which are known throughout the world expertise, standard of care and research success. Over the last 4 years the Trust has invested in a major programme to update its IT infrastructure and systems in order to enable digital transformation of its services and further work is planned.

A new opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and committed Head of the CIO Project Management Officer (PMO) & Business Services teams to join our busy directorate. The main purpose of the role will be to support the successful delivery of the project portfolio and provide effective and efficient business support services, through the provision of a high quality and cost effective PMO and Business Services department. The PMO is responsible for ensuring that all CIO managed programmes and projects comply with agreed standards and principles based on best practice and PRINCE2. The Business Services team ensures that budgets, resources, contracts and procurements along with secretarial and administrative services are delivered effectively to support the efficient running of the directorate.

This challenging post will require the post holder to have a successful track record of developing and delivering an effective PMO. Good knowledge of PRINCE2 (or other project management methodology), best practice standards and principles are essential as well as an appreciation of ITIL and, ideally COBIT. The post holder will need to demonstrate strong team management experience and a good understanding of procurement and budgetary processes.

Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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