PMO Manager - Local government

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£350 - £400 Per Day
Posted
18 Aug 2014
Closes
15 Sep 2014
Ref
CJpmo
Contact
Ceres Jenkins
Sector
Accountancy
Job Level
Entry Level
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is looking for a PMO Manager that has experience of working within local government to set up a new PMO function.

This will entail facilitating the selection and implementation of appropriate tools and templates that will provide integrated planning, reporting, benefits tracking and assurance services to internal and external stakeholders to achieve desired results.

Your role will be to:
Set up an project admin office
Recommend and implement project control solutions and templates for planning, scheduling and tracking projects
Provide guidance on project procedures, processes, tools and techniques.
Ensure standard project processes and procedures are followed by performing regular assessments of projects.

You will need to have:
Experience of setting up project office, admin, governance and tools
Experience of managing a Programme Office with sound understanding of a project lifecycle
Very strong planning, reporting and analysis skills
Excellent stakeholder management skills
Good people management skills with the ability to develop others and to impart knowledge and experience in an accessible and clear manner.
Demonstrable ability to create, implement and maintain best practice processes
MS Project, MS Office and Visio