PMO Analyst

Department:
Wealth Management
Work type:
Permanent
Location:
London, UK
Closing date:
15/11/2017 (closed)

About Bravura Solutions

Bravura Solutions is a leading provider of software solutions for the wealth management, life insurance and funds administration industries, underpinned by functionally rich technology that enables modernisation, consolidation and simplification.

Backed by over 30 years of experience, our installed or managed hosted solutions are used by many of the world’s leading financial institutions. In excess of A$2.3 trillion/ £1.4 trillion in assets are entrusted to our systems.

Upon joining the London team, you will be part of a forward thinking business that has built its success on developing innovative technology. We support our clients with a team of more than 1000 people in 12 offices across APAC and EMEA, and have two business divisions – Wealth Management and Funds Administration. We offer ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative team and inclusive culture, flexible working practices and a comprehensive benefits scheme. Bravura Solutions is focused on securing world class talent.

About the role

This position offers the opportunity to play a vital role in the Project Management Office within our Wealth Management division. The PMO at Bravura is the information hub for all our projects; as an integral member of the PMO, you will gain exposure to a diverse range of high profile projects and the chance to work with industry leading clients.

Working closely with the project and programme managers, you will be responsible for providing project support and own various activities within the function. Such activities include:  assurance, quality control, information management, financial tracking, risk/issue tracking and change control.

Our projects are primarily Client focused which provides the opportunity to spend time at prestigious Client sites, as well as at Bravura Solutions’ offices located in promise positions across the country.

Main activities

  • This role offers a diverse set of responsibilities and will provide you with the chance to work and develop in the following areas: Project Support; Cross Project Communication; Standardisation; Project Governance; Continuous Project Management Improvement
  • Day to day support to Client Project Managers
  • Work with Project and Programme Managers to produce and maintain project plans and related project control documents
  • Maintain issues, actions and risks logs
  • Maintain the project change log
  • Assist with financial reporting process
  • Assist with project status reporting and ensure key reporting milestones are met
  • Support the implementation of a quality strategy including the implementation, monitoring and control of new process
  • Support the PMO Manager to achieve core PMO functional milestones
  • Maintain detailed resource plans that align to client budgets
  • Gain a detailed understanding of project financial reporting and use this knowledge to support the Project Managers as required.

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

  • Experience working in a PMO and across Technology based projects
  • An in-depth understanding of MS Office applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Project
  • Well-developed planning, analysis, problem solving and organisational skills
  • The ability to build strong relationships with staff, peers and business counterparts
  • Demonstrable experience of being a self-starter and proactive decision maker
  • Strong reporting and analysis skills
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced matrix-based environment
  • The ability to understand complex financial reports
  • A strong academic background

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Thank you for your interest in this position, unfortunately the closing date has passed and we are no longer taking applications.