Global Brands Group PMO Manager in London, United Kingdom

This role will be responsible for operating the Project Management Office within Europe.

This includes establishing a PMO function to provide oversight for strategic projects, especially IT systems implementation, but also Cap-Ex Projects and other strategic projects.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Establishing and Managing the PMO function for Europe

  • Multi-functional Project Oversight

  • Oversees high-level progress, timelines, budgets on all projects and responsible to identify & raise any risks

  • All strategic Projects in scope; mostly System Implementations on ERP (AX) / PLM / Finance (SAP) but also commercial and operational projects

  • Provides visibility to Executive Committee on all projects via consolidating project updates including consolidated budget view

  • Works with all Project Managers and ensures & instills standards/ guidelines / best practices / Project methodology

  • Work closely with Change Management to help drive adoption and ownership of change

  • Min 4 - 5 years of Project or PMO experience.

  • Ability to work independently, proactively and in a team setting.

  • Ability to work with all levels within an organization.

  • Excellent organizational and project management skills.

  • Organized, independent, and self-motivated with a team player attitude.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Proficiency in MS Office including Visio

  • Willing to travel

  • Multilingual an advantage

  • Prince 2 Foundation or Practitioner preferred, with knowledge of various PM methodologies

  • Experience of System Implementations a key advantage

  • Strong presentation / excel / PM document skills a requirement

  • Pro-active and confident communicator

  • Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously

Division: Corporate