What’s the role?

Our client is a new and forward thinking, dynamic law firm specialising in Litigation are currently seeking to recruit a PMO Manager.

The right candidate will have had exposure to working on legal projects and will be able to manage change, adapting direction with changing priorities and challenges. This is a highly visible role on a major project where your contribution will not go unnoticed.

Your day-to-day activities

  • Overseeing the tracking of statuses, project deliverables and milestones.
  • Risk and issue monitoring and escalation.
  • Overseeing project reporting including implementation runway
  • Prepare project meeting packs.
  • Management and monitoring of project governance arrangements, including information sources and project structures.
  • Evaluates change requests, working with wider project team.
  • Implement project standards across projects.
  • Work with the programme team to embed and drive the adoption of the transformation framework across the project.
  • Planning and overseeing project and programme level reporting.
  • Monitor, report and manage budgets and project governance.

Skills & Experience required:

  • Experience of managing PMO in a financial services or legal environment.
  • Strong RAID management skills to aid mitigation, resolution and escalation of programme and project risks, issues and dependencies.
  • Ability and experience of implementing project management controls frameworks and ongoing monitoring.
  • Experience of working with external vendors and partners.
  • Experience of implementation and managing governance frameworks.
  • Experienced user of Microsoft Office suite.
  • Hands-on & flexible approach to emerging requirements.
  • Experience working in fast-paced and demanding environments.
  • Strong documentation ability with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Outcome and results driven, not task focussed, with excellent attention to detail.

Next steps:

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Tell me more

  • Location: Working from home
  • Rate: £250 - £300 DOE
  • Work Pattern: Standard business hours
  • Start Dates: ASAP
  • Duration: 12 months