PMO Lead - South Manchester Circa £50K

PMO Lead - South Manchester Circa £50K.

Our client based in South Manchester / Cheshire is currently looking for a skilled PMO Lead.

The main purpose of the role is to provide an overview of the portfolio, programmes, projects and interdependencies at the strategic Portfolio level, reporting anomalies and/or areas of concern to senior management.

The PMO Lead has no line management responsibility, it is more about guiding and leading the work.



Main responsibilities:
, Support the Head of PMO and PMO Manager in leading and managing the overall Portfolio
, Work in partnership with the central Governance team to embed agreed processes effectively throughout the portfolio ensuring quality, consistency, and control
, Provide PMO expertise to a portfolio/ programme, working to monitor the health of projects within and supporting PMs with quality and control actions
, Establish and maintain governance structures that define clear roles, responsibilities, and accountabilities for governance and delivery of change initiatives and that align with organisational practice
, Take ownership and management of Change Control, RAIDs, monthly Budget controls.


Skills Required:
, Excellent understanding of managing portfolio programmes and projects.
, Excellent negotiation, conflict resolution, and facilitation skills
, Experience in the management of portfolio, programme and project lifecycles
, Experience of contracts processes and resource management
, Experience of risk management frameworks and of managing people
, Strong understanding in Microsoft application packages (MS Project, Excel, Powerpoint)
, Excellent communicator who can build teams and create partnerships with all business units
, Strong stakeholder skills, is able to effectively listen, communicate, challenge and influence team members, immediate peer group and senior managers
, A motivational leader who can initiate and embed change
, Able to inspire and energise people by gaining respect and trust at all levels.
, Strong influencing and negotiation skills
, Flexibility, positive and willingness to learn

PMO Lead - South Manchester Circa £50K

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV or call 01625 874399 for more information

PMO Lead - South Manchester Circa £50K




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