VBA RAD Developer, Group PMO

London (Greater)
10 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Role Available: VBA RAD/ SQL Analyst Developer

Team: Enterprise PMO, Group Technology

Role Summary:

A strong Excel VBA developer with some business analysis skills is required for this role. This role exists in an Enterprise PMO function and you will be expected to be a team player with very good soft skills, the ability to manage your own projects and work well in a team.

Key Responsibilities:

The role will largely be development focussed but will also include a significant amount of business analysis. Key responsibilities will be:

  • Development of enhancements to existing solutions to introduce new features and functionality or improve scalability and robustness.
  • Integrate EPMO tools and processes into existing solutions.
  • Assisting the design and production of project portfolio reports

Person Profile:

  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Inter-personal skills; tact, patience, courtesy, good listening.
  • Ability to operate under pressure and deliver to demanding deadlines.
  • Consultative approach coupled with a 'can-do' attitude.
  • Self-motivated with strong self-organisation, time management and prioritisation skills.
  • Team player building strong relationships with colleagues in team and business users.Required


  • Expert Level Excel and VBA development.
  • Expert database and SQL skills including stored procedures.
  • Able to adhere to coding standards.
  • Interpret and remediate spreadsheets developed by users to reduce process and spreadsheet risk, improve automation and add efficiency.
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Strong documentation skills to support the business analysis component of the job.
  • History of delivering high quality global solutions to a demanding user base.
  • Experience of the full solution lifecycle, from initial requirements gathering through to implementation and on-going support.
  • Familiar with Agile delivery methodologies, (SAFe is preferred)

Preferred Competencies:

  • Experience of developing Select, Update & Insert statements with APIs.
  • Exposure to the Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) Source Control software.
  • Understanding of project management lifecycles, methodologies, governance and frameworks will be beneficial.
  • Exposure to financial aspects of managing a portfolio of projects, including cross-charging between projects, teams and business areas.
  • Schroders is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, marital status, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religious belief or age

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80413301

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