Junior Project Portfolio Manager

Employer
DWP Digital
Location
Eccles, United Kingdom
Salary
GBP31989 - GBP34285 per annum
Posted
Apr 29, 2022
Closes
May 29, 2022
Ref
14694786
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Build your skills and career with our Portfolio Management community, as we deliver on a once-in-a-generation digital transformation.

  • Do you understand how digital projects are run, managed and governed?


  • Looking to build a brilliant career in portfolio management, with lots of opportunities to learn and develop your skills, as part of a supportive PM community?


  • Can you produce reports and analyse information, using a range of tools, to influence and inform your stakeholders?


  • Want to work flexibly, in an organisation that cares about your work life balance with 60% home working, and helps you grow your career?


YES? Then click APPLY NOW, to start an application. We'd love to hear from you!

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

DWP is the UK's largest government department, few other organisations globally provide the same opportunity to apply next-generation digital technology, with unique challenges, on projects which will touch the lives of so many.

We are looking for emerging, ambitious Digital Portfolio Managers who want to help us run projects and solve problems that impact the most vulnerable citizens in society.

You'll join a community of experts in DWP Digital who are all motivated by that unique purpose and our extraordinary scale and impact. We maintain and modernise services that will be used by nearly every person in the UK, at key moments in their lives.

Delivering World-Class Products.

Portfolio Management is key in DWP. We ensure that decisions surrounding the timing, structure and prioritisation of projects and programmes, are correctly planned and managed.

You will support tracking, analysis and reporting, and assure delivery of outcomes within your portfolio.

You'll work with other project and portfolio experts and support our multidisciplinary delivery teams so we can work faster and better. You'll help to unblock issues and make sure that proper controls and risk mitigation procedures are in place.

We'll help you develop skills in monitoring data visualisation dashboards so you can better track delivery progress.

You will also support compliance activity, ensuring your portfolio are compliant with standards, governance and roadmaps.

What skills and experience do you need to show us?
  • Knowledge of how projects are run, managed and governed.
  • Experience of stakeholder management.
  • Experience of producing reports using a range of tools.
  • Experience of analysing information to make recommendations to senior managers.


Details. Wages. Perks.

You'll join us in one of our brilliant digital hubs, in either Manchester or Blackpool.

We also have all the tools and tech we need to enable our people to work flexibly. We work a hybrid model, with around 60% home working.

In return for your skills, we offer a competitive salary of up to £34,285.

You'll be eligible for a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%.

You'll also generous leave package starting at 24 days, plus all the usual bank holidays, and the option to take extra days off on flexi leave.

We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
  • Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days
  • Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team, some time at home
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Time off volunteering and charitable giving
  • Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP'
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
  • Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket, so it's even easier for you to get to work and start making a difference
  • Sports and social activities
  • Working in an award-winning environment and culture
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.

CLICK APPLY for more information and to start your application.

Build your skills and career with our Portfolio Management community, as we deliver on a once-in-a-generation digital transformation.

  • Do you understand how digital projects are run, managed and governed?


  • Looking to build a brilliant career in portfolio management, with lots of opportunities to learn and develop your skills, as part of a supportive PM community?


  • Can you produce reports and analyse information, using a range of tools, to influence and inform your stakeholders?


  • Want to work flexibly, in an organisation that cares about your work life balance with 60% home working, and helps you grow your career?


YES? Then click APPLY NOW, to start an application. We'd love to hear from you!

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

DWP is the UK's largest government department, few other organisations globally provide the same opportunity to apply next-generation digital technology, with unique challenges, on projects which will touch the lives of so many.

We are looking for emerging, ambitious Digital Portfolio Managers who want to help us run projects and solve problems that impact the most vulnerable citizens in society.

You'll join a community of experts in DWP Digital who are all motivated by that unique purpose and our extraordinary scale and impact. We maintain and modernise services that will be used by nearly every person in the UK, at key moments in their lives.

Delivering World-Class Products.

Portfolio Management is key in DWP. We ensure that decisions surrounding the timing, structure and prioritisation of projects and programmes, are correctly planned and managed.

You will support tracking, analysis and reporting, and assure delivery of outcomes within your portfolio.

You'll work with other project and portfolio experts and support our multidisciplinary delivery teams so we can work faster and better. You'll help to unblock issues and make sure that proper controls and risk mitigation procedures are in place.

We'll help you develop skills in monitoring data visualisation dashboards so you can better track delivery progress.

You will also support compliance activity, ensuring your portfolio are compliant with standards, governance and roadmaps.

What skills and experience do you need to show us?
  • Knowledge of how projects are run, managed and governed.
  • Experience of stakeholder management.
  • Experience of producing reports using a range of tools.
  • Experience of analysing information to make recommendations to senior managers.


Details. Wages. Perks.

You'll join us in one of our brilliant digital hubs, in either Manchester or Blackpool.

We also have all the tools and tech we need to enable our people to work flexibly. We work a hybrid model, with around 60% home working.

In return for your skills, we offer a competitive salary of up to £34,285.

You'll be eligible for a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%.

You'll also generous leave package starting at 24 days, plus all the usual bank holidays, and the option to take extra days off on flexi leave.

We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
  • Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days
  • Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team, some time at home
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Time off volunteering and charitable giving
  • Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP'
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
  • Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket, so it's even easier for you to get to work and start making a difference
  • Sports and social activities
  • Working in an award-winning environment and culture
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.

CLICK APPLY for more information and to start your application.

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