Senior Consultant, PMO Specialist, Programme Leadership, Human Capital, Open to flexible working
The Human Capital practice works with colleagues across Audit, Tax, Consulting and Corporate Finance to provide innovative and integrated people-focused solutions to clients from a diverse range of industries.
Our practice has two distinct go-to-market capability teams:
- HR Transformation;
- Organisation Transformation & Talent;
As part of the Organisation Transformation & Talent team, you will have the opportunity to work with one or many elite clients in:
- Consumer Business
- Technology, Media and Telecoms
- Energy and Resources
- Healthcare and Life Sciences
- Public Sector
- Financial Service industry
Join the world’s leading HR and people transformation business and help create the Future of Work for major corporations. You’ll develop trusted relationships with senior business stakeholders. As part of a practice that brings research and analytics expertise together with deep industry knowledge, you’ll develop change programmes that are not only innovative, but deliver the most positive impact for all.
Are you looking to return to the workplace after an extended career break?
For this role we can offer coaching and support designed for returners to refresh your knowledge and skills, and help your transition back into the workplace after a career break of 2 years or more. If this is relevant for you, just let your recruiter know when you make your application.
Our PMO Centre of Excellence is a team of high-calibre PMO specialists and is part of our wide Programme Leadership (PL) team. PL is currently one of the largest programme leadership capabilities in the marketplace and we are renowned for our critical involvement in our clients’ largest and most complex change programmes.
We believe that the ability to manage change is in itself a strategic differentiator and we have developed a range of capabilities and offerings that enable us to deliver successful outcomes for our clients. We work with clients across all industry sectors to translate strategy into programmes of work, to assure their delivery and to embed the project, programme and PMO capability required to support the challenges of large-scale complex change.
Our PMO Centre of Excellence is core to our proposition in the Transformation agenda at Deloitte and this kind of work sits at the heart of any business. So, you'll broaden your skill set and develop quickly, gaining access to the highest levels of client liaison and working on complex, high-profile projects.
The continued success of our PMO Centre of Excellence team means that we are looking to grow further by recruiting project and programme management specialists with experience in across all industries with the right skill set and attitude to performance, growth and development.
You will have responsibility for:
- Assisting with the design, implementation and development of project, programme or portfolio management offices;
- Developing and managing plans and associated critical paths through understanding of the inter-dependencies between workstreams;
- Reviewing and developing project progress reports and providing oversight of risk / issue / action / dependency management processes and financial control processes in relation to the programme , project or initiative;
- Reviewing and developing project / programme financial reports and undertaking financial modelling to prepare budgets and business cases;
- Managing upkeep of project assets ensuring documentation is kept up to date and facilitating effective sharing / communication;
- Mentoring and managing less experienced members of the team.
You will be based in a Deloitte Belfast office, however travel will be required for client based projects. Whilst some clients are London based, we do spend time on site with regional and international clients. We specify full mobility for our consulting roles but we make arrangements respectfully, there may be some opportunity for working from home depending on client demands.
This is a permanent role with a degree of flexibility. We do encourage careful consideration of agile ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients.
Your Professional Experience
To qualify for the role you must have:
- Previous experience of managing delivery of projects, either within industry or with a consultancy;
- Knowledge of the current market conditions
- Experience of assisting with the design and development of a PMO
- Development and management of project plans and critical paths across work streams
- Understanding and experience of project management methodologies (example PRINCE 2 or Agile);
- Experience of having effectively managed dependencies in a project;
- Experience of mentoring and managing others in a project team;
- Experience of managing progress reporting and risk management;
- Preparation of programme financial reports as part of a PMO;
- Experience with financial modelling, e.g. preparation of budgets and business cases;
- Excellent communication, problem solving and analytical skills.
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