PMO Analyst

Warsaw, PL

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Imperial Brands

PMO Analyst

Warsaw, PL

Department: Procurement

City: Warsaw, PL

Employer reference: REF459G

Company description

About us
We're a truly international company. An inclusive, innovative global FMCG with over 27,500 employees operating across 120 markets. As we embrace a new era of growth, we’re transforming. Our consumers will be at the centre of everything we do and our ways of working and culture are driven by a challenger mindset, constantly questioning the status quo where people can bring their best selves to work. Our agility and collaboration are driving our ambitions, innovation and success, all supported by our award winning development programmes that create exciting and rewarding opportunities for all.

Global Supply Chain
We’ve opened a new hub in the heart of Warsaw. As a Centre of Excellence, our ultra-modern offices will be home to Global Supply Chain professionals with a wide range of skillsets, experiences, and backgrounds. You may be based in our city centre office but you’ll feel connected to and work with colleagues across the world. Our mission is to revolutionise our end-to-end global supply operation through more agile decision making. Greater professional freedoms. And the technological power to make good performance great. Every day is an opportunity to make your mark and develop.

Job Description

The PMO analyst is responsible for delivering a PMO service to qualified programmes and projects within Group Supply Chain (GSC). Being part of the GSC Project Portfolio team, this role brings portfolio and project management standards into the organisation and ensures their adherence. Being the link between the Project Portfolio team and the project delivery this role collaborates closely with the project and programme teams, ensures the tracking of delivery, supports risk, dependency and cost management across the projects, programmes, and portfolio, and provide the key measures of Portfolio health.

This role supports to further establish a programme-oriented central support structure designed to provide assistance to change initiatives within IB.

Key accountabilities

  • Deliver a comprehensive PMO service to support the delivery of projects and programmes
  • Administer, organise and facilitate Governance meetings (e.g., Programme Steering Groups, Workshops, etc)
  • Facilitate and support governance framework processes while keeping close alignment with GSC Project Portfolio to ensure compliance with the IB project & programme management governance standards.
  • Analysing programme data to provide comprehensive analytics for Programme and Portfolio management
  • Assist Programme and Project Managers throughout the project lifecycle
  • Support on identification, tracking and following up on issues, risks, and actions
  • Ownership of programme centralised documentation and collaboration space to ensure traceability and transparency.
  • Facilitate the programme internal information exchange via a centralised information, tool & methods hub
  • Quality assurance according to IB standards for all relevant documentations
  • Programme related day-to-day support on interdependency management, capacity and resource management, benefits management, project reviews, etc. in regular exchange with the overall GSC Project Portfolio
  • Provide guidance to Project Managers on applicable controls and processes, including investment approvals and reporting
  • Ensure quality and consistency of data entered by the Project Managers into the reporting tool
  • Support Lessons Learned activities
  • Act as coordinator in case of programme audits
  • Pro-actively seek for areas of improvements to processes and procedures for the successful delivery of programmes on time, in scope and budget.

Qualifications

Skills & Experience

  • Good understanding of project & programme lifecycles, governance and controls
  • Thorough, disciplined, well-structured and pro-active approach to tasks
  • Excellent administrative skills, highly organised with strong analytical abilities & attention to data quality
  • Assertive and strong communication skills (verbal, written and listening) with the ability to interact and communicate in a manner applicable to all levels.
  • Ability to integrate well as a part of an international team
  • Excellent Microsoft Office suite skills
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills
  • Customer-focused, service-oriented and responsive mind-set

Nice to have:

  • Minimum of one years’ experience of working within a Programme Office environment
  • Demonstrate good understanding of Project Management methodologies, project reporting and governance.

Additional information

What we offer
We’re a responsible employer, so here at Imperial Brands, we offer a range of benefits for you to take advantage of in addition to our competitive salary and bonus scheme. We offer additional holiday days to take over the Christmas period, private medical cover, gym card. When you’re working from our new hub in Warsaw, you’ll be able to use our commuting allowance. The benefits don’t stop there, contact us and apply to find out more.  

Next Steps
Interested applicants should apply with their CV highlighting their suitability for the role. 

If you experience any technical difficulties submitting your application, please reach out to us on warsawhub@uk.imptob.com

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