Interim PMO Planning Lead – Hybrid Working

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Interim PMO Planning Lead - Hybrid Working
Interim Position

PSR 1JP00058954

Posted: 15th June 2022 15:55
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  • Pay Rate:

    Up to £169.77 per day pay range subject to IR35 status

  • Hours per Week:


  • Anticipated 9 months

  • Leeds
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Interim PMO Planning Lead -Remote Working - PSR 1JP00058954
Pay Rate: Up to £169.77 per day pay range subject to IR35 status

Location: Remote/ hybrid – may be required to travel to Leeds on occasion for meetings.

The services are provided across 4 core areas – Cervical Screening Management System Programme, Strategic Transformation Programme, Live Services (covering significant change across live systems) and Business Operations supporting the overall sub-directorate.


Key Requirements:

  • Proven experience of Leading PMO planning functions (both in Agile and Waterfall environments) and implementing appropriate processes to support.
  • Strong professional knowledge of traditional project, programme and product management methods and techniques (e.g., PRINCE2).
  • High-level of experience in MS Project and ability to efficiently create and maintain plans.
  • Experience of working in high pressured environment with a large amount of change.
  • Advanced in-depth professional knowledge of PMO functions such as financial management, resourcing,
    RAID, Reporting, Change Control and Planning acquired through training and experience over an extended period.
  • Excellent knowledge of the Microsoft toolset and ability to create high quality outputs in Excel,
    PowerPoint and Word including advanced formulas.
  • Strong people management skills across a wide variety of stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication & influencing skills (verbal & written) – with ability to liaise at all levels, including board.
  • Ability to articulate vision, engage stakeholders, and provide technical leadership to deliver the vision.
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills.
  • Waterfall / agile experience
  • Ability to work in an ambiguous environment, clarifying strategies and plans, giving a sense of direction and purpose for self and team.
  • Decision making by seeking constructive outcomes in discussions.
  • Setting direction and taking ownership for deliverables.

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  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, not that they would exclude candidates willing to travel/relocate, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. Qualifications and experience relevant to the job role – please give full details within your CV document

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for


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Interim PMO Planning Lead - Hybrid Working
Client Category: Central Government Ministry

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