Senior Portfolio Manager

at Acuity Consultants
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Management
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH

Description

Introduction
We appreciate every application and we do give each due consideration but if you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider it unsuccessful.

To help us respond swiftly, please ensure you have read the requirements and ensure that your application contains the relevant details for the position you are applying for.

Acuity Consultants is a specialist recruitment agency specializing in IT, Financial Markets and Analytics Recruitment.

Skills

• PRINCE2/PMP/PMI certification
• Strong Leadership abilities
• Experience working in a complex environment with multiple competing demands and priorities.
• Experience in leading projects and programs within and outside IT, as well as those that involved external providers.

Educational Requirements

• Degree + Post Grad in Business, Project Management or equivalent.

Responsibilities

As the Senior PMO you will work together with key stakeholders and business leaders to optimizing the PMI tools, technologies and processes, benchmark competitive performance standards, identify improvement opportunities and manage the PMO mandate. You will be responsible for facilitating changes to support digital transformation, ensuring required change plans are integrated and analyze the organizations ability to absorb change and adopt project and programs post-deployment. You will need to ensure that all investments in PM services align with operational strategies and priorities and that all PM methodologies including delivery of new practices such as Agile, DevOps are adopted.

Experience Requirements

• 6+ Years in a Senior Portfolio/PMO position with hands-on experience in resource planning, reporting, prioritization and budgeting