PMO Analyst

Dixons Carphone / Project Management

Job Number: DC-SF04316

Location: Acton

Contract: Full Time / Permanent


The PMO Analyst will come in to define and implement portfolio/project and programme governance within our transformation organisation. This will include the management of finances, budgetary controls and governance. A key element of this role will be to become a SME in the use of Planview, working with the project and programme managers to support the function in getting things done.

You will:

  • Facilitates governance/portfolio meetings.
  • Develop and maintain the management dashboard.
  • Support the Compliance & Methodology Manager on reviewing/validating Status Reports.
  • Maintain a Resource Capacity plan with KPIs.
  • Develop and maintain the Portfolio Dependencies and Risk Register.
  • Review post-stage Gated Reviews and Improvements plans to ensure key strategic plans are delivered and defined best practise is being followed.
  • Support programme managers on overall portfolio/programme Milestone and finance tracking and third party billing processes.
  • Support programme managers with PMO best practise.
  • Liaise with the Finance team regarding monitoring of financial spend and timing/support for audits.

You will have:

  • Experienced in Project Management Office tools and techniques 
  • Experienced with the Admin of an EPM tool (Planview) and techniques
  • Experience working on a PMO role
  • Preferably educated to degree level
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Execl.
  • Experienced in creating PowerPoint presentations for a wide audience.
  • Preferably familiar with P30 model of running successful Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices.
  • Extensive knowledge of business and business functions, in more than one business sector, and understands the significance of commercial constraints.

Dixons Carphone is Europe’s number one electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company, with more than 40,000 colleagues across nine countries, including the UK and Ireland. Every day, we use our people’s expertise to reach out and help new customers. What’s more - we’re exploring extraordinary new markets, from wellness to security, so that in an ever more connected and constantly changing world, we can offer our customers the most comprehensive service.

 It’s an exciting time to join us and find yourself a place in our growing success story, apply now.