Project Portfolio Manager

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • SIX Group Services AG
  • 19 Apr 19

Project Portfolio Manager

Portfolio Management is responsible for the consolidated SIX Project Roadmap and its alignment with the strategy and the mid-term planning. It is also responsible for the review of the project business cases and the approval of the projects as well as the update of the project portfolio in the Executive Board.
As Project Portfolio Manager, you will work within the Strategic Project Portfolio team in the Strategy and M&A function in SIX. You will work closely with teams across SIX.

Main duties

  • Oversee and consolidate the project roadmap for Business Units
  • Align the project roadmap with strategy and mid-term financial plan (MFP) in close coordination with the Strategic Planning team
  • Review business cases in close coordination with the controlling department. Substantively review assumptions made (financial and non-financial)
  • Consolidate business cases at SIX level including the development of scenarios
  • Critically review and approve the project documentation
  • Pre-select and recommend projects to the Executive Bord
  • Contribute to the SIX project prioritization process
  • Contribute to Management Reporting and Management Summary and coordinate deadlines and reminders to ensure timely completion
  • Educate project leaders on project governance
  • Critically review and continuously develop existing processes and tools


Your profile
  • Bachelor's degree or comparable higher education
  • Project management certification (PMP, CAPM, PRINCE2) and / or project portfolio management certification (PfMP)
  • Experience in project portfolio management
  • Strong analytical, critical and conceptual skills and solution based approach
  • Highly developed interpersonal and stakeholder management skills
  • Able to communicate efficiently and effectively at different levels of an organization in both a service- and solution oriented way as well as being persistent
  • Advanced excel and powerpoint skills and ability to prepare presentations to senior management
  • Ability to distil and convey the right messages at the right level
  • Good team player with ability to operate autonomously and proactively
  • Strong German and English language skills

Do you have any questions? Please contact Natascha Caruso +41 58 399 22 25.

We only accept online direct applications.