PMO Project Manager - Procurement

Recruiter
Location
West London
Salary
£400 - £525 per day
Posted
16 Mar 2017
Closes
13 Apr 2017
Ref
50180807
Contact
Andre Whitney
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type
Contract

PMO Project Manager - Procurement - West London - Contract

My client is a top FTSE 100 company who are currently looking to recruit a PMO Project Manager.

The key experience and knowledge of the PMO Project Manager include:

  • Breadth and depth of project lifecycle knowledge
  • The role requires the ability to facilitate the development and execution of Business Process Outsourcing strategies that align with Procurement needs. A strong understanding of business and financial analysis will facilitate success. Ability to communicate with senior Business, Finance and Procurement managers required
  • Ability to work in cross functional teams
  • Project & performance Management Skills
  • Proven track record managing complex processes and working in cross functional teams to drive common goals and objectives
  • Working at all levels is required especially in dealing / influencing with senior stakeholders
  • An understanding of critical factors driving business risks within a complex global manufacturing environment
  • Experience in analysing and reporting monthly performance data and producing ad hoc reports
  • Self-sufficient and ability to build sound relationships quickly
  • Motivate others
  • Advanced presentation skills both orally and written
  • An understanding of Procurement processes and ways of working
  • Candidates will be preferred with relevant experience in Procurement; significant projects, ideally in a project management or in a leadership capacity; working across functional and business unit boundaries. There will be a significant emphasis on "implementation" of already designed strategies

The key responsibilities for the PMO Project Manager include:

  • Responsible for implementing smart order project, on time in full, in selected sites
  • Perform the overall management role of the project on a day-to-day basis (set up key meetings, tracking actions against time lines, coordinating the delivery of the change management plan)
  • Provide input against the service levels agreed with service providers, the design and the sizing through Due Diligence and governance meetings
  • Lead the cross functional team (IT, service providers, Procurement, sites reps etc.) to ensure successful and smooth implementation of the project
  • Conduct transition management meetings and other processes to deploy this solution successfully
  • Develop regular communication update (pack / reports/dashboard) to stakeholders to show to communicate project progress / risks / successes
  • In cooperation with Finance, develop and own project budget, track costs against budget and help control the expenditure

This is a contract role for a PMO Project Manager working for a top company on a global scale. To apply to PMO Project Manager Role please send a CV or call to discuss.