Assist the Head of Project Management Office in the governance of standards across all IT projects within the portfolio.
Lead project portfolio analysis in the forms of comprehensive reports and dashboards for presentation to senior management and tracking of relevant performance metrics including project financials and capital expenditures.
Contributes to the formulation of operating plans, budgets and capital expenditure requests in line with organisation's strategic goals and objectives.
Lead comparative analysis to capture trends and behaviours of performance against budget over the years down to project detail level to establish targets to be achieved
Lead process improvement initiatives for PMO to improve productivity and reduce manual consolidation
Provide thought leadership to team members in implementation of improvements to the PMO processes and functions.
Minimum 8 years working experience in consulting/banking environment - preferably with hands-on PMO or project management knowledge or Six Sigma qualifications
Strong verbal and written communications skills
Meticulous, analytical and result oriented, with ability to work under pressure.
Good analytical skills, able to analyse data, identify trends and reporting results
Familiarity with Clarity or similar project portfolio management tool and business intelligence reporting tools such as QlikView will be an advantage
Skilled at managing stakeholder groups and balancing diplomacy and tact with assertiveness
Energetic, highly organized, assertive with good negotiation and problem-solving skills to deal with situations of differing opinions, and to intervene and escalate when necessary