Latest Opportunities


Portfolio Director

Job Title: Portfolio Director
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Start Date: January 2018
Reference: BBBH56044_1512757337
Contact Name: Jessica Roberts
Contact Email: j.roberts@parity.net
Job Published: December 08, 2017 18:22

Job Description

Portfolio Director - 6 months - Edinburgh

Our public-sector client has an exciting opportuntiy for a skilled Portfolio Director to work on an initial 6-month contract based in Edinburgh. You will be responsible for leading the development of the portfolio roadmap and on-going portfolio management activity, acting as the primary point of contact for key stakeholders and monitoring the overall programme.

Essential skills:

  • Excellent stakeholder communications, from director level briefings through to Ministerial engagement with the ability to adapt messages according to the audience.
  • Have a proven track record of delivering major change to working practices across a variety of teams both business and IT.
  • The ability to understand different business area objectives and how they connect to technology roadmaps.
  • Ability to identify risk, dependencies, benefits and plan priorities and tasks across a large complex range of delivery projects.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working with a government or public-sector organisation, please be advised a Basic Disclosure Scotland certificate will be required for this role.

Parity - Source, Develop, Transform

Parity Professionals Ltd acts in the capacity of an Employment Business when providing contract work finding services.

Get similar jobs like these by email

By submitting your details you agree to our T&C's