PMO Consultant - Financial Services PMO Consultant - Financial Services …

Michael Page
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 05 Aug 20
Michael Page
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 05 Aug 20
Michael Page
Opportunity for a PMO Consultant with a strong grasp of the Financial Services sector to support a PMO Lead in the execution of their delivery methodology.

Our client is a household name in the Banking & Financial Services sector, providing critical guidance and regulation to ensure the sector's ongoing stability. As this organisations PMO continues to evolve, a unique opportunity has arisen for a PMO Consultant to join their team, working with a PMO lead to support the development and delivery of best practice PM methodology. This role will allow you to utilise your expert knowledge of Agile and Waterfall methodologies to support business and PMO professionals in their delivery.

Job Description

Reporting into the PMO Lead, key duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Providing training, advice and support to Business and Project stakeholders to support the consistent delivery of Project best practice and methodologies;
  • Developing high quality project documentation and governance artefacts;
  • Building effective and trusted relationships with all relevant stakeholders;
  • Reporting on adherence to project methodology best practice through monitoring and assessment of project outcomes and processes;
  • Support the review of existing project health checks and audits, provide recommendations for improvements; and
  • Proactively review and enhance existing project management processes and reporting.

The Successful Applicant

The successful applicant will possess an expert knowledge of Agile and Waterfall methodologies and will have demonstrated experience implementing, supporting and up-skilling a PMO. You will possess:

  • Demonstrated experience in a PMO team with responsibility for upholding project methodology and implementing process improvement;
  • Detailed knowledge of the Financial Services sector and related regulations;
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder engagement skills, ability to influence stakeholders of all seniorities;
  • Experience working in both Agile and Waterfall environments - relevant certifications (PMBOK/Prince2;) and
  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience.

What's on Offer

  • Join an evolving PMO with significant investment in improving delivery across business and technology teams;
  • Support highly unique and business-critical projects;
  • Unique role in the market with exciting opportunities for role evolution as the PMO continues to mature; and
  • Competitive benefits and central CBD location.
Company Overview

Michael Page has four decades of expertise in professional services recruitment. We were established in London in 1976, and over this period we've grown organically to become one of the best-known and most respected consultancies, with an office network spanning six continents.

While size has its advantages, it doesn't define us - the nature of our organic growth means that each new office is integrated into the region that it serves. It also means that as an employer looking to hire, or as a candidate aiming to grow your career you have the best of both worlds; a team that understands the market and geography you operate in, plus the resources and expertise of an international network at your disposal.

Our teams are broken down to focus on industry, assignment type, salary level and location, so your hiring requirements or job search will all be handled by a specialist who knows your sector inside-out. We are confident that our expertise can add value to your recruitment or job search process.