PMO Analyst - Networks

Reading, UK
19 Sep 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Base Location: Reading

Salary: £31,345 - £41,396 depending on skills and experience

Working Pattern: 12 Month FTC | Full Time with Flexible working patterns available | 37 hours

About the Department

At Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN), our skilled teams operate and maintain our electricity distribution and transmission networks, carrying electricity to over 3.7 million homes across the north of the Central Belt of Scotland and Central Southern England.

Operations are responsible for keeping the lights on; we are at the front line on the Network. If we find a fault, it is our responsibility to respond to the fault, and dispatch our skilled teams to fix it as quickly as possible. We work in all hours, and through all weathers, ensuring our customers are never without power.

What is the Role

You'll support the PMO Manager and work with a team of PMO Analysts supporting delivery of major projects.

The main purpose of the PMO Analyst role is to support: Management reporting; KPIs; Project Governance and Assurance; Project Planning; Project Controls; Project Cost Performance; Risk Management; Portfolio Reporting; and supporting deployment of PMO processes that will ensure consistency and set performance standards.

You'll be required to handle large volumes of complex data and employ analysis skills to draw recommendations for business leaders. You will have the opportunity to get involved in multiple Projects working with various stakeholders, ensuring our business is set up to deliver our growth plans.

What do I need?

You'll have previous experience in project management or a project delivery environment. You will be proficient in Microsoft products and ideally have experience with Microsoft Project. Advanced Excel skills are essential. Knowledge of Project and Programme governance would be advantageous as would Project Cost Accounting fundamentals.

Strong organisation and problem-solving skills are very important. We are looking for someone with a pro-active and 'can do attitude and the ability to work well in teams. You'll need to demonstrate a high level of confidence in handling internal communications while delivering first class customer service.

Our Benefits

Were committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch at: sse.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if its not safe, we don't do it.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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