Portfolio PMO

Portfolio PMO Manager - City of London – £80,000- £90,000

I am working closely with yet another leading Financial Institution who are looking to add a Portfolio PMO

I am looking to introduce and support candidates suitable to be appointed as a Portfolio PMO to work across a diverse portfolio of projects directly with project portfolio managers to lead Governance and Risk Management, Financial Management, Communications and Functional Management.

This role reports into the group COO within Programme Management and requires the following skills and experience:

  • Very strong personality who has a proven track record in planning, organizing and leading with the ability to motivate teams and set a true direction and working approach
  • Excellent personal skills with the ability to influence at board and C-level when required, with a successful track record of managing a complex network of stakeholders within Financial Services and ideally Financial Services Investment Banking
  • Successful career PMO experience across large-scale Financial Change having led, built and sculpted PMO processes from the ground up
  • Experienced with budgets between £80M-£100M
  • Skilled at bringing up to 10 business lines together effectively
  • Willingness and ability to challenge stakeholders
  • Top level knowledge of risk management, standards and policies
  • Experience knowledge in organisational change management (including financial management)
  • Successful track record in project management, governance formulation and team management
  • Skilled at managing co-located PMO teams, offshored and in the UK
  • Proven track record of large-scale global change programmes within a Financial Services environment

If you have the skills and experience for a role at this level, I would encourage you to contact me for a detailed conversation around your background and ambitions for the futures. Please forward your CV to dom.worthngton@harringtonstarr.com or call me on 0203 587 7007