Accenture

PMO Team Lead- Manchester

Accenture

July 22, 2021


8 month Contract initially
Salary 35K
Location: working remotely temporarily then office based in Manchester
Job description
This is an opportunity to join Accenture, one of the world’s largest organisations, as a PMO team lead.
The role is ideal for highly motivated individuals with existing PMO and people management experience, and the drive to deliver the best quality in a fast paced and agile environment.
The PMO service provides projects with the following scope:
  • Resource Management
  • Scheduling
  • Project Controls
  • Delivery Controls
  • Financial Controls

You should have experience in at least 2 of these areas and the following skills:
  • Keen eye for detail and organisation
  • Strong stakeholder management acumen
  • Flexible, adaptable, and confident to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Leadership skills with particular focus on coaching and driving a shared vision for continuous improvement
  • Experience with process refinement and implementing PMO strategy
  • Experience using Microsoft products, particularly Visio, Excel (inc. power pivot / power query) and Powerpoint
  • Experience with managing complex project plans/multiple workstreams

Experience working in PMO or similar field such as project management or business analysis.
Desired but not essential:
  • Agile / scrum certification or experience working in agile delivery
  • Experience with bookkeeping or accountancy
  • Data analysis tools like Power BI or Qlik Sense
  • Experience with consultancy or PMO transformation work

Contract length: 6 months
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Contract
Salary: £35,000.00 per year
Schedule:
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Experience:
  • Project Management: 1 year (preferred)

Work remotely:
  • Temporarily due to COVID-19