Portfolio Office Manager

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Portfolio Office Manager required for a 3 month contract - flexible home working - up to £500 per day

Working inside of IR35 for a Government organisation, as an experienced PMO Manager to join the Portfolio Management Office to support the development of the PMO in addition to assuring and tracking complex portfolio of projects and programmes

Key responsibilities

  • Playing a leading role in the development and implementation of the corporate PMO
  • Ensuring Projects and Programmes are managing budget allocations with rigour and providing senior management with financial management information (MI)
  • Managing corporate project pipeline ensuing business cases for change are and managed centrally
  • Coordinating the resources (people, technologies and services) required to deliver various projects and programmes
  • Coordinating the production of management information to report the status of programmes and projects to inform relevant governance forums
  • Overseeing risk and issue management, ensuring mitigations are in place. Ensure dependencies are actively managed resolving any programme conflicts
  • Provide assurance for all programmes and projects throughout their life cycle to ensure standards are being met and that scope, plans, benefits and objectives are clearly articulated and agreed by all parties

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • The successful applicant will have strong background in audit and assurance
  • The successful applicant will have extensive Portfolio Management experience, which includes implementing and managing PMOs.
  • The successful applicant will be excellent orator and adept at building relationships with senior stakeholders
  • The successful applicant will have deliver experience in a transformational environment

This role is to start ASAP and will pay between £400 - £500 umbrella per day (inside of IR35) depending on your level of experience.

The rate quoted above is the Gross Umbrella rate (ie the rate we pay to the Umbrella company inclusive of ALL employment costs). Please note, the rate paid by the Umbrella will be less, as will a Limited Deemed rate or Agency PAYE rate. Please get in touch to discuss the rates via these different payment vehicles.