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Director It Pmo
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Paul May & Associates


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Details of the offer

Job Title: Sr. Director IT PMO

Location: Loop Chicago IL 60606 for now work from home

Key points:

Experience - need someone who led a PMO team, and/or built a PMO practice, with solid PMO experience and not an IT generalist

Need to have experience with direct reports of 5 or so both on and offshore ideally.

Facilitates among the PMO stakeholders and organizational leadership a consensus around the mission and vision of the PMO organization to foster a project-management-oriented culture and mindset

Engages senior leadership and business partners to define the PMO mission, goals and operating model, and releases this after senior management approval, in the form of the PMO charter

Leads the identification and development of PMO roles, team configuration and recruitment appropriate to deliver the agreed-upon PMO goals and objectives across development methodologies (waterfall, scrum, XP). Has the ability to build and leverage off-shore relationships.

Fifteen or more years of experience in IT and business/industry, Five to seven years of leadership responsibilities,

Demonstrated experience in leading diverse teams

Knowledge and Skills

Experience with one or more project management methodologies (for example, PMI PMBOK, PRINCE2 and agile).

Program management skills and experience, plus significant knowledge of project planning tools with evidence of practical application (which is highly desirable).

Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to develop and communicate the PMO vision and inspire and motivate PMO staff.

A distinctive blend of business, IT, financial and communication skills. (This is a highly visible position with substantial impact.)

Effective influencing and negotiation skills in an environment where resources may not be in direct control of this role.

Excellent analytical, strategic conceptual thinking, strategic planning and execution skills.

Strong business acumen, including industry, domain-specific knowledge of the enterprise and its business units.

Deep understanding of current and emerging technologies and how other enterprises are employing them to drive digital business, and how they may be applied to the enterprise to drive digital business.

Demonstrated ability to develop and execute a strategic resource plan.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to explain IT concepts and technologies to business leaders and business concepts to the PMO staff.

Travel required: 20% travel across our North American (US and Canada).

Working from home: We are currently 100% WFH during the COVID pandemic. Once business returns to normal

Our expectation is that you will be in the office to perform the duties outlined above. That said, we have the technology and culture that allow for WFH when necessary as approved.

Job Overview

Sr. Director IT PMO holds both the leadership and management roles in the PMO. The Sr. Director IT PMO is also responsible for various methods and practices around provisioning IT into the business, improving the overall PPM maturity across the organization, and tracking and reporting the conformance to plans and expectations of IT-oriented initiatives. As an arm of the overall governance function, the Sr. Director IT PMO is responsible for supporting and enabling the organization's projects, programs and structured work efforts.

Primary Responsibilities and Activities

Facilitates among the PMO stakeholders and organizational leadership a consensus around the mission and vision of the PMO organization to foster a project-management-oriented culture and mindset

Engages senior leadership and business partners to define the PMO mission, goals and operating model, and releases this after senior management approval, in the form of the PMO charter

Leads the identification and development of PMO roles, team configuration and recruitment appropriate to deliver the agreed-upon PMO goals and objectives across development methodologies (waterfall, scrum, XP). Has the ability to build and leverage off-shore relationships.

Leads the identification and implementation of project management processes, methods, tools, guidelines and standards in order to establish a stable framework that supports all project teams and stakeholders to improve the probability of successful project delivery

Facilitates the agreed-upon process that develops plans and prioritization by leadership and governance

Defines, manages and directs the needed end-to-end PMO work effort, which includes leveraging best practices and techniques in identifying, quantifying and tracking the realization of expected benefits defined in business cases in partnership with IT Governance, Finance and the Business.

Provides ongoing coaching and mentoring to PMO staff and project managers, identifying training needs and building a corresponding training plan. Identifies areas for organizational agility as the company adopts best-practice development methodologies where appropriate.

Builds and maintains relationships with senior leadership and key PMO stakeholders, and acts as a trusted advisor. Builds strong communication and change networks to create a strong customer orientation across the PMO.

Regularly reviews and evaluates opportunities to improve the project management best practices in order to achieve higher maturity in PPM

Leads the establishment of a project management community of practice to facilitate collaboration and best-practice sharing among project managers and key PMO stakeholders

Education

Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, information systems, business administration or related field, or equivalent work experience

Company will not sponsor at this time.

Company will consider relocation candidates at this time

If applying for this role - Please take each key point and provide number of years experience and what you would rate yourself, 1 thru 10 (10 being expert) for each key point. Send your resume and notes on the role to expediate our recruiting services.


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