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PMO Risk Manager

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PMO Risk Manager


Portsmouth / Remote

IR35: Inside


Our Client has a requirement for a PMO Risk Manager, who will be required to work on a contract basis. This role will be based in Portsmouth but has the potential to include some hybrid working.


Job Purpose:

The post holder will be responsible for all aspects of risk management across the investment sub-portfolio. The PMO Is a mixed team of civil servants and industry staff working together across organisational and contract boundaries to ensure optimum delivery of the sub-portfolio.

You will report to the Project and Framework Managers for tasking whilst reporting internally to a Group Director for line management including pastoral and career support.


Skills / Experience / Knowledge and Qualifications:

  • Experience in Portfolio Management and excellent knowledge of an integrated risk management process (risk, cost and schedule) on a large programme.
  • Experience in establishing a PMO including development of, and then implementing risk management processes/reporting/templates etc.
  • Experience in establishing a Portfolio and Programme risk strategy and plan and subsequent management of the systematic actions to provide confidence that the targets are appropriate.
  • Proven experience in a risk delivery role on major projects/programmes, including qualitative and quantitative modelling and assessment of risks through risk reviews.
  • A leader with excellent safety & well-being, quality, people, communication and business acumen skills.
  • Credibility within the Defence sector (relevant to the PU).
  • Strong collaborative leader who does what’s right for our clients
  • Security Clearance or be able to obtain and maintain security clearance.
  • Management of Portfolios Foundation and Practitioner desirable.
  • Degree educated accounting, finance, construction, engineering, or project management (or related field) or relevant equivalent experience.


At First Recruitment Group we understand just how important it is to secure the right people. That is why our Recruitment Consultants always take the time to understand requirements in detail and offer sound advice to both clients and candidates.

We actively recruit at all levels and this is a superb opportunity for PMO Risk Manager’s looking for new employment.

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