PMO PLANNER - Edinburgh

Job reference: BBBH11647
Type: Contract
Consultant: Julia Patience
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Edinburgh
Start Date: 11-Feb-2019
Close Date: 11-Mar-2019
Specialism: Project Management
Sector: Business Support

Job description:

Are you an experienced PMO professional with extensive project and programme planning experience? If so then we may have the role for you. Our client; a global asset management firm is looking for a PMO planner to assist the team in enhancing the commercial and operational delivery of their strategy.

This is initially a 6 month contract based in Edinburgh.

Core requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of project planning and execution
  • Excellent communication skills with extensive experience of supporting Project and Programme Managers through the project lifecycle.
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office 2010
  • Sound understanding of Project Management, project lifecycle and PMO methodologies and tools.
  • Experience as PMO Planner on large and complex multi-year Programmes of work
  • Ability to format views of plans in a suitable format for senior business leaders
  • Strong senior stakeholder management experience
  • Demonstrable facilitation skills
  • Ability to communicate and present with ease
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Core responsibilities:

  • Facilitate and plan workshops across business areas
  • Roll out and manage projects to planning standards and guidelines
  • Assist in the development and implementation of project schedules
  • Support strategic change programmes with senior sponsors
  • Creation and maintenance of Plans on a Page
  • Identification, challenge and reporting of critical path deliverables and key dependencies

Job reference: 11647
To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

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