Job Overview

Portfolio Manager

Location: City of London, London Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 + Strong benefit package
Type: Permanent Contact: Tobias Armstrong
Posted: 6 months ago

Eames are working closely with a large banking client to help bring on board a Portfolio Manager with strong organisation and stakeholder management skills. In this role you would have responsibility for the leadership of a collection of programmes and projects that contribute to the delivery of Markets & Banking business area objectives.

Accountabilities include:

  • Portfolio Pipeline
  • Governance & Reporting
  • People & Leadership
  • Planning, Scheduling and Resourcing
  • Risk & Opportunity Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Benefits Management

What they are looking for:

  • Significant experience within a similar organisation of portfolio definition and development, understanding business priorities, supporting business change and managing successful business partnerships.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, with the ability to influence business decisions and command credibility at senior management level, managing complex relationships across an organisation.
  • Excellent communicator, with the ability to communicate complex and technical information written and orally and present effectively.
  • Strong leadership experience, including the ability to create and implement a shared vision and delivery of outcomes.
  • Expert knowledge of the project, programme and change management lifecycle and the key stages within it, in both a waterfall and agile delivery framework.
  • Understanding of financial budgeting, forecasting & analysis.
  • Demonstrable appreciation of large scale, complex IT operations.
  • A recognised Project Management or Portfolio Management qualification, e.g. PRINCE2, APMP, MoP or PMI

If this role sounds of interest and you'd be keen to explore further, please send across a CV for review.

Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.