PMO Lead

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Holidays, Bonus
Sector: IT Type: Permanent

A leading global PLC recruitment company in London are seeking a Project Management Office Lead. This is an exceptional opportunity to join the Leadership Team of our recently established Global Consulting Services business. The PMO lead is required to build out and lead a PMO function that will oversee customer delivery of our growing portfolio of technology and business change focused services, for the UK initially and then Europe. If you can demonstrate customer focused project/service delivery, ideally some experience of PMO set up, a commitment to great customer service and a high level of ambition, then you could be the Project Management Office Lead we are looking for.

What will you be doing?

As the PMO Lead you will work closely with our Business Leads, Customers and on-site Project Leads to ensure that every customer engagement we have is based on well qualified requirements, well defined deliverable and a sound project / resourcing plan. You will ensure that the PMO is effectively tracking the progress status of every project and reporting out on delivery and financial status. Whilst the PMO function is being developed and built out under your leadership you will be required to directly support the above requirements.

What skills/experience should you have?

  • Experience working as a Project Manager/PMO Lead with ideally customer facing with experience of Technology & or Business Change projects.
  • Experience of requirements definition, project and resource planning
  • Strong commercial acumen including project level P&L management
  • Excellent Stakeholder Management and Communications skills
  • Pragmatic leader, prepared to be flexible around personal work requirements as the PMO function is developed.

Who will you be working for?

As PMO Lead, you'll be joining SThree, a global recruitment organisation at their offices in London or Birmingham with the potential for some flexible working. A motivated and diverse environment, you will be supported whilst working for an award-winning equal opportunity employer who will recognise and reward you for your talent and commitment.

What can we offer you?

We pride ourselves on being a true meritocracy, where our employees' hard work is valued and rewarded. We provide fantastic opportunities for growth and like to promote from within - a high proportion of our senior staff originally joined the company in entry level positions. If that isn't enough, you'll also enjoy:

  • Competitive holiday allowance with the opportunity to buy extra days
  • Company share scheme
  • Variety of high street discounts and season ticket loans

Interested? Get in touch, today!

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Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales