PMO Lead - Wealth Management

10th June 2019
Permanent The City
£55k & Bonus & City Benefits
This vacancy is now closed

This Wealth firm is looking for an articulate and confident PMO Lead to run the Change Management Office function.



  • 27 days holiday
  • Long service holiday
  • Holiday trading
  • Personal development budget
  • Professional development budget
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Discretionary bonus plan
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • Pension and protection scheme
  • Discounted gym and health club membership
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Dental insurance
  • Health cash plan
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental pay
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Discounted RAC membership

The Job:

  • Responsibility for the smooth running of the Change Management Office function
  • Supervision of the CMO Analyst
  • Ownership and championing of the Project Portfolio Management tool – Keyedin
  • Management and analysis of the project plans and reports – highlighting issues and contradictions
  • Delivery of high quality project and status reporting
  • Management of financial and resourcing forecasts, budgets and actuals etc.
  • Proactive engagement with Project and Programme Managers to support their deliveries to the CMO

Skills Required:

  • PMO or CMO Team Lead or Management experience with a clear understanding of the function and where it sits in the wider picture
  • Good grasp of the full project lifecycle and associated documents and artefacts
  • Experience using and championing Keyedin
  • Ability to spot issues and be analytical
  • Excel – intermediate level
  • Great communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Prior Financial Services industry experience, in particular Wealth Management or Investment Management

Personal Attributes:

  • Confidence - to be able to deal with Project Managers, Programme Managers and stakeholders
  • Tenacity – the ability to drive things through to successful resolution
  • Self-motivation and drive
  • Self-sufficient
  • Pragmatic
  • Advocate of Change and the CMO function as a whole
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Amiable