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Offer: PMO Programme Manager:Abacus Professional Recruitment

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PMO Programme Manager

Abacus Professional Recruitment
£60,000 - £70,000


Are you an practiced senior project manager with strong man management expertise?
Do you have a background of delivering transformation programmes in a finance / ERP environment?
Would you like to work for a global business with competitive remuneration?
We have a very exciting opportunity to join a global giant experiencing growth in their Belfast operation. If interested or would like more information please call Alex on 02890 313157 or email

The PMO programme manager is responsible for supporting the Head of Site across all non-service delivery areas within the business. The Programme Manager will lead a team of project analysts and practiced specialist project managers to deliver the following:
   » Project/programme management of all major transformation initiatives impacting the business;
   » Working with the Head of Business and Service Delivery Director to identify strategic initiatives to grow and develop the shared services organisation.
   » Leading a team of project analysts and specialist project managers to implement strategic change and transformation programmes;
   » Definition and governance of internal control processes including:
   » Risk management
   » Change Control & management
   » Business Continuity Planning
   » Internal Audit
   » General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
   » Definition of internal processes and controls with respect to demand management relating to service provision;
   » Definition and oversight of service incident/problem management processes and controls
   » Project management of any service transitions into or out of the business to ensure quality expertise transfer and adherence to acceptance criteria
   » Establishment and embedding of a culture of Continuous Improvement
   » Coaching and training internal teams on process improvement methodologies such as Lean Six Sigma/DMAIC
   » Define approach for measurement of crystallisation of benefits
   » Support for internal finance projects across Pearson as required
Essential practice:
Specialist programme and project manager with at least 5-7 yrs practice working in a similar function, operating at a senior level.
practice of managing teams of project managers and project analysts (team size at least 5-10)
Background of delivering transformation programmes in finance/ERP environment (P2P, R2R, O2C, Project Accounting) that include, but not limited to, process simplification, process standardisation, efficiency projects and technology solutions.
Proven track record of leading teams to identify projects; set delivery targets and deliver programmes on time and on budget, realising benefits and meeting targets;
practice of reporting to senior stakeholders, including Steering Boards and Programme Boards
Strong background in governance, PMO process controls and issue resolution.
capability to build multiple relationships across an organisation to achieve goals
capability to prioritise key deliverables; identify and mitigate risks and resolve issues.
Certified in project/programme management (e.g. PRINCE 2) and process improvement methodologies e.g. Lean Six Sigma
Please submit your application or call the specialist Abacus consultant 0044 (0) 28 9031 3157 for a confidential career discussion.
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Job Location: Belfast, Other
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Post Date: 03/13/2018 / Viewed 13 times
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