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Portfolio Manager / IT Programme Hereford / £55,000

Job Title: Portfolio Manager / IT Programme Hereford / £55,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Herefordshire, England
Salary: Up to £55000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH55872_1511457745
Contact Name: Ryan Gladding
Contact Email: r.gladding@parity.net
Job Published: November 23, 2017 17:22

Job Description


PMO Manager / Programme / Portfolio / IT Business Change / Hereford / £55,000

A leading financial services in Herefordshire / west midlands, are currently undergoing a huge organisation transformation. As part of their continued business expansion the are now recruiting for a Portfolio Manager to join the Portfolio, Programme and Project Office, based in the Hereford Head Office. In this role, you'll coordinate the effective and efficient operation of the portfolio management practices, oversee risk management of the portfolio process, manage portfolio initiatives and act as a champion for the process across the business.

As Portfolio Manager, some of your key duties will include:

  • Leading the Portfolio Progress Group and Portfolio Direction Group Meetings
  • Drafting the portfolio strategy and delivery plans with the Head of Portfolio, Programme and Projects
  • Keeping the portfolio management framework up to date
  • Preparing the regular portfolio dashboard for the PDG, including Company Directors
  • Ensuring that business cases/initiative proposals (particularly costs, benefits and risks) are prepared on a consistent and reliable basis across the portfolio
  • Line management of the team of Lead Business Analysts, including appraisals, recruitment and regular 1-2-1s

You'll demonstrate that you have:

  • Significant, demonstrable IT and Business User experience, ideally gained within a Fintech or Financial Services environment. with sensitivity and commitment to business problem solving
  • Demonstrable experience establishing and managing a Portfolio function in an IT/Information Systems led projects environment
  • Advanced analytical, strategic planning and execution skills to maintain portfolio alignment to the business strategy
  • Familiarity with the use of reporting tools to monitor portfolio activities and analyse portfolio performance
  • Significant experience running IT/Information Systems led business change projects and portfolios

PMO Manager / Programme / Portfolio / IT Business Change / Hereford / £55,000

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