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Major Retailer / Portfolio Manager / Outside IR35 / Hybrid

  • Location: Welwyn Garden City
  • Salary: Negotiable per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Business Transformation
  • Contact: Hannah Clifford
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 06 August 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -072022-471984

My major retail client is looking for a experienced Portfolio Manager to work on their Financial Change Programme. You will be part of a small Programme team within a wider Centre of Excellence team and will be expected to work on a broad range of projects that will touch all areas of the organisation. You will be responsible for a number of projects and programmes within Finance Change, where you will work with appropriate stakeholders to ensure the projects follow the correct governance and are implemented on time and on budget.




For this role you will be expected too:



  • Ensure projects follow the correct governance process, remain on budget, and report accurately when required
  • Forecasting and managing my budgets effectively, always being cost conscious
  • Tracking benefits, reporting on milestones, managing change logs, using and logging lessons learned, managing cross programme interdependencies, risks and escalating issues to get clear direction and decision from stakeholders
  • Identifying and managing project risks and issues, escalating where appropriate
  • May be required to support and implement mobilisation of the COE

    -Continually keep abreast of the project status, its Finances and approvals, using the agreed methodology
  • Setting up the Project/programme for success and supporting Project Managers with a robust Business Case
  • Tracking project benefits after go-live against the original business case and critical success factors



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