Job Details
Job Details
Ref IV040214A
Title Interim PMO Manager
Job Term Contract
Location Manchester
Salary Excellent daily rate .
Details The Company
Our client is an Online World Wide Hotel Search Engine. Due to further international expansion they now are recruiting for a Interim PMO Manager for a temporary 8 weeks contract who currently resides in Greater Manchester or the surrounding area to work out their Divisional UK Head Office situated in the North West.

The Role
The purpose and remit of the Interim PMO Manager role:-
* Responsible for the overall project management office function, providing leadership, co-ordination, analysis and management to PMO activities
* Create and maintain a uniform approach to project management and serve as a change agent for continuous improvement through improved/enhanced methodologies
* Apply project management knowledge, skills, tools and techniques in supporting project and programme management personnel, providing best practice advice, guidance, coaching and mentoring to drive the development and application of project management methodology, maturity and culture
* Provide strategic challenge, overview and scrutiny, ensuring alignment with wider policy and strategic initiatives
* Provides a single source of truth through ensuring all documentation is stored correctly and to the required quality
* Ensures the timeliness and quality of reports, and collects and collates metrics to measure overall and specific performance of projects, programmes, portfolio and PMO
* Champions governance in terms of health checks, gate reviews, and prioritisation, ensuring decision making and escalation/resolution where required
* Provides a helicopter view, reports anomalies and concerns, decision and governance support and the tracking of actions
* Supports stakeholder management across both internal/local teams, outsourced providers and teams outside of the UK
* Assists with the planning, monitoring, and delivery of the portfolio
* Ensures repeatable and optimised PPM (Portfolio Project Management) processes to eliminate bureaucracy, inefficiency and waste
* Standardises ways of working throughout the teams including creation of key documentation and following the PPM process end to end

The Candidate
The Interim PMO Manager experience and qualifications:-
* Demonstrable experience working in and managing Programme/Portfolio offices is essential
* Good knowledge of ecommerce is desirable, and IT projects is essential
* Possesses a strong knowledge of different project/programme methodologies and also has experience of software development practices such as Agile (eg. Kanban and Scrum)
* Previous project management experience is advantageous
* Proven stakeholder and people manager
* Knowledge of organisational change management would be advantageous
* Highly disciplined
* Able to provide a bridge between entrepreneurial flair and project delivery and governance

The Reward
In return the Interim PMO Manager will receive an excellent daily rate dependant upon experience and qualifications gained. This is an excellent chance to join a company with growth plans.
If you are interested in this position please email your CV
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ContactIan Vaughan
Tel0844 8000 625


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