PMO Manager (Active SC Clearance required)

Job Title: PMO Manager (Active SC Clearance required)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £500 - £550 per day + inside IR35
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH29697_1646217682
Contact Name: James Norval
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 02, 2022 10:41

Job Description

PMO Manager

*** Must already hold SC clearance for this contract ***

  • Remote working anywhere in the UK
  • £500/550 per day max, Inside IR35
  • Duration of engagement 6 months
  • Deadline 12 Noon 07/03/22


We require an experienced PMO professional with at least 5 years' experience of working on the Programme Management Office of large and complex programmes. It's critical that these people are comfortable working independently and have enough experience of the programme management profession that they can recognise and understand what the programme needs day-to-day to run effectively.


* Ability to establish and operate project controls on behalf of the programme manager, reporting on project progress and status to appropriate bodies.
* Ability to identify common capabilities and opportunities for linking up, reusing, and sharing of methods and resources.
* Adept in the identification and development of project/programme management tools and templates aligned to organisation and cross government standards. Good understanding of complex planning activities including identification of dependencies. Effective at building relationships and collaborating to align plans.
* Establishment of programme processes and standards for managing risks and issues, in line with corporate policy. Adept in leading a PMO to support the realisation of business case benefits and outcomes.
* Development of budgets for change initiatives and controlling forecasts and actual costs against them. Good understanding and application of the identification, recruitment, development, deployment and reassignment of resources throughout the project/programme lifecycle.
* Establishing appropriate governance