Portfolio PMO

Recruiter
Robert Walters Plc
Location
City Of London
Salary
£40k - £50k pa + Excellent benefits
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A world leader and specialist financial institution that provides Settlement services to its members in the Foreign Exchange market, based in Canary Wharf, London, is looking for a permanent addition to its Enterprise wide PMO team which promote & support effective project control, governance and delivery throughout the business.

This role will be working AT PORTFOLIO LEVEL with project delivery teams and business stakeholders to ensure a consistent approach across the Change portfolio. You will ensure that the programmes and projects adhere to the business's project governance and delivery framework (Agile/ Waterfall) as well as utilise the processes, tools and templates applied across the business.

You will be working within the Portfolio PMO function to ensure that the team deliver a seamless service to its customers and stakeholders, in particular to the project delivery teams

The key deliverables of the Enterprise PMO role include:

* Apply, support and champion the Agile/ Waterfall governance methodology and project standards
* Identify opportunities to improve and enhance the PMO function and delivery framework processes to better support effective project governance and delivery
* Provide guidance and training to stakeholders on the delivery framework
* Create and maintain appropriate support documentation for the delivery framework

You will have:

* Experience of working within a Portfolio of change as a PMO and/or as a Project Manager, covering the end-to-end project life cycle within a structured framework service
* Relevant experience gained within a blue chip environment, experience of Financial services, banking or similar environments would be beneficial
* Hands-on experience of working in multi-disciplined and cross functional teams - with both an IT and business project focus
* Experience in solutions planning, performance metrics and project management methodologies (Agile/ Waterfall)

This is an excellent Portfolio PMO opportunity to work in a well supported, long-term delivery as part of a globally recognised company within a centralised PMO function.