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Lead PMO Data Analyst

Job Title: Lead PMO Data Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
Duration: 6 months
REF: PP/CK/PMOData_1662643593
Contact Name: Caroline Kennedy
Contact Email: caroline.kennedy@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 26 days ago

Job Description

Lead PMO Data Analyst

Reading/Home

6 month contract

The Networks Project and Programme team are delivering multiple projects and programmes at any point in time. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the team that are supporting the growth and efficiency of the business and delivering outcomes in support of the Company Objectives.

This is a senior role within the team, reporting into the Head of Governance and Planning, driving programme governance excellence and a transformation to a data driven automated function. The Lead PMO Data Analyst will play a key part in ensuring the successful delivery of the Network Programmes.

The role will work cross-functionally across the programmes and the wider business.

Responsibilities of the Lead PMO Data Analyst include:

  • Lead the drive for data quality and automation using advanced Excel, PowerBI, and other automation tools (Alteryx, Tableau etc)
  • Work with the Change Lead in driving the use of tools, processes & procedures for project, programme, and portfolio data analysis.
  • Drive the development & continual improvement of processes & procedures to support the efficiency & effectiveness of the Delivery Portfolio of Change.
  • Supporting data quality in our project management tools to ensure accuracy of reports and management information.
  • Oversee the deployment of change initiatives into business-as-usual activities in the PMO function.
  • Overview activities of Governance boards.
  • Coach the PMO Stakeholders in adhering to governance and best practice for the delivery of programmes and projects and their associated controls.
  • Collection, analysis and consolidation of change delivery reporting for key governance boards.
  • Use judgement to manage current issues and knowledge to respond to queries; take ownership of enquiries where possible, and ensure other issues are referred to the appropriate person in a timely fashion.

The successful Lead PMO Data Analyst will have

  • An experienced Programme/Data Analyst within a fast-paced medium to large company.
  • Experience in Power BI and other automation toolsets.
  • Experienced in designing, drafting and implementing processes in a Project/Programme/Portfolio environment
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office Toolset - strong excel skills are a must.
  • Knowledge of MS Project JIRA & Project Online would be an advantage
  • Displays excellent relationship, influencing and all-round communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and reporting skills in a PMO Environment.

To apply for the Lead PMO Data Analyst please send your CV to caroline.kennedy@projectpeople.com

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