Head of PMO
Job type Permanent
Location Solihull, England, United Kingdom
Head of PMO
Full Time, Permanent
Solihull B91 2AA
Competitive Salary, plus car allowance and company bonus
The Portfolio Management Office team at BNP Paribas Personal Finance are currently seeking a new Head of PMO to take the team on the next stage of our transformation.
This opportunity would suit a Senior PMO professional who is seeking the next step up in their career.
BNP Paribas Personal Finance is committed to creating responsible consumer finance solutions that customers trust and help our partners grow. With the backing of a global bank we’ve exciting growth ambitions to double the size of the business by 2020 you’ll be joining a dynamic business which provides people with opportunities to make it happen in a high energy environment.
As the Head of Portfolio Management Office you will be responsible for coordinating successful delivery of programmes and projects across the organisation through: effective prioritisation based on business imperatives, optimal allocation and utilisation of resources across the portfolio, application of effective programme and project oversight, process design and application, benefit realisation monitoring and robust financial management.
You’ll lead a team of 3, managing performance and inspiring a ‘Best in Class’ work ethic and approach.
You will take a holistic view of the portfolio to ensure the right projects/ programmes are delivering the benefits aligned to the objectives of the organisation, whilst ensuring their delivery remains in line with relevant processes and governance requirements.
This role will be a ‘hands-on’ PMO role, so you’ll be involved in many different aspects of driving implementation, reporting, governance, identifying problems, as well as assessing business wide risk and make appropriate decisions / recommendations.
To be successful for this position, you’ll have:
- Experience working within a PMO function in a Senior position
- PRINCE2 – Alongside having an awareness of Waterfall and Agile methodologies/ lean six sigma
- Excellent stakeholder management skills at all levels of Seniority
- Credibility and the ability to inspire confidence and trust of peers, staff, and partners
- Able to work on own initiative and make informed decisions based on the information available
- Line management experience
This position is based in our office in central Solihull, unfortunately we are unable to guarantee free car parking however we are within a short walk of the High Street and Solihull train station, as well as local pay and display car parks. There is an opportunity to work from home 1 day per week once you are established within the role.
If this role sounds like your ideal next step, please apply now to be considered.
Primary Location: GB-ENG-SolihullJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY TRANSFORMATION AND BUSINESS ANALYSISEducation Level: Not indicatedSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Resilience, Attention to detail / rigorTransversal competency: Ability to manage a project, Ability to understand, explain and support change