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PMO - Risks & Opportunities Manager

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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30.54 - £32.54 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jake Appleton

  • Email:

  • Contact phone:

    02921 67 37 46

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    16 October 2049

  • Start date:


PMO - Inside IR35 - Up to £32.54 per hour - BPSS or willing to undergo - Farnborough, ONSITE - 12 Months - SINGLE STAGE INTERVIEW

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for a PMO to join their Risks & Opportunities team over in Farnborough for a minimum period of 12 months.

Job Profile

Outline Job Profile –

  • Support the Zephyr Programme Manager, Project Managers and work package leads with the identification, setup and management of risks.

  • Preparation of risk management strategies including fully resourced and costed risk mitigations.

  • Support the Integrated planning manager in tracking the progress of mitigation strategies.

  • Implement risk mitigation via the change process

  • Manage risk contingency

  • Propose changes in work flow to mitigate delays and risks as well as to implement opportunities.

  • Agreement and monitoring of project risks for tracking including KPI for mitigation achievements with Head of PMO.

Accountabilities –

  • The maintenance of coherent risk and opportunity management plans and tracking of mitigation milestones.

Skills/Experience Required


  • Track record of successful delivery of PMO activities for technical and commercially complex projects.

  • Competent in MS Office, risk management and project planning tools e.g. Unified Planner, MS Project, P6

  • Data analysis and assessment

  • Strong stakeholder management skills, able to influence subordinates, peers, superiors and partners.

  • Strong communication skills, being able to providing regular and detailed written and verbal reports and presentations to stakeholders.

  • Strong co-ordination and management skills, ability to motivate others.

  • Demonstrable ability to operate strategically, identify and embrace new technology and changes whilst controlling project scope.

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