Macildowie are currently looking for an experienced Project Administrator to work for a housing business within Leicestershire. The successful candidate will provide support to enable consistent and high quality performance of the Programme Management Office (PMO). Key focus areas to include: planning, administration and logistics, reporting, supporting risk management and benefits management for the programme.
This is a permanent full time position working within a new team.
THE ROLE & YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:
Upholding clear standards and providing guidance to meet the governance and reporting requirements of Building Excellence.
Ensuring adherence to the Framework and compliance with the toolkit and policies and procedures
Driving performance of small projects or workstreams within larger projects as agreed with the Head of Business Change and Governance.
Deputising for Programme Manager where required to drive performance of the Programme Manager's project portfolio.
Supporting with programme administration and logistics requirements for governance forums and meetings.
Running the monthly reporting cycle, working in collaboration with workstreams within the programme.
Proactively supporting monthly programme assurance activities including regular checks on all Projects within the Programme.
Data analysis activities for the Programme Management Office.
The management of updates and changes to Policies and Procedures
Production, maintenance and storage of programme documentation across the lifecycle of each project.
Co-ordinating training sessions and hold onboarding/inductions for Building Excellence new joiners. .
Preparation of monthly packs.
Reviewing and monitoring progress on actions, risks and issues collated through the reporting process to regularly provide oversight at programme level.
The review of Mandate, Project Initiation Documents and Project Change requests as part of the responsibilities of the PMO.
Reporting on progress and programme controls, whilst supporting and challenging the individual workstreams.
Developing and managing a Group change calendar
Managing change communications and being a gatekeeper for Group memos and communications related to change projects.
Support PA to Group Sales & Marketing
Perform general administration tasks such as diary management, travel bookings and expenses submissions for Group Sales & Marketing Director.
Provide adhoc support for Group Sales & Marketing e.g. Booking meeting rooms, hot desks.
Liaising of purchase orders & invoice submissions to finance.
EXPERIENCE SOUGHT IN THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE:
In order to be considered for this position you MUST have the following:
- Ambitious with a desire and capability to be a Programme Manager within 2 years
- Influential and able to confidently challenge appropriately to Senior Management level
- Likely to be from Private Sector background
- Substantial experience in a high volume, fast paced Project Management roles involving multiple and different areas at once
- Some experience of handling complaints would be advantageous
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