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Portfolio Lead/Manager

  • Job reference: 46297
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Start date: Not specified
  • Contact: Not specified
  • Sector: Change Management, Projects and Programmes
  • Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + + Package

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Portfolio Lead required to join a leading National Insurance Organisation in a period major organisational transformation. This is a truly exciting time to join an established household name undergoing major change on a variety of fronts.

This is a highly visible role, and the successful candidate will report directly into the Head of EPMO and be responsible for oversight of a wide portfolio of transformation projects.

The role will involve an overhaul of the existing PMO and associated processes, so candidates MUST demonstrate a proven ability to build a PMO function in an unstructured environment and to show the tangible benefits this brought. Candidates must also demonstrate an ability to function effectively in ambiguous environments without guidance from others.

One major area of change will be moving from Waterfall to a much more AGILE environment and so tangible examples of successful methodology changes in previous organisations is crucial.

Ideal candidate:

  • Experience in working as a Portfolio Manager supporting the delivery of IT and Business Change projects is essential
  • Experience building out (or transforming) a PMO function is essential
  • Experience implementing AGILE methodology/processes is essential
  • Strong Stakeholder and 3rd party supplier relationship management is essential
  • Experience operating in a Professional Services environment is essential

If you have the above experience and looking to take the next step in your career looking to build a best in class PMO capability apply now!

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