• PMO Administrator

    Location UK-London, Finchley (Global Headquarters)
    Job ID
    2018-3221
    Position Type
    Fixed Term Full-Time
    Category/Function
    Project Management
    Brand
    Pentland Brands
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    Building a family of brands, for the world to love, generation after generation


     


    Pentland is the name behind some of the world’s best sports, outdoor and fashion brands.


     


    We own Berghaus, Canterbury of New Zealand, Speedo, Boxfresh, Ellesse, KangaROOS, Mitre, Prostar and Red or Dead. We are also the global licensee for Lacoste Chaussures and Ted Baker footwear, the UK licensee for Kickers, and are shareholders in other companies such as Hunter, Butterfly Twists, Heidi Klein and Tracksmith.


     


    We’re a third-generation, family-owned business – and we retain strong family values. We care about people, and that’s what drives our day-to-day work. Last year the Great Place to Work® Institute recognised Pentland Brands the 11th Best Workplace in the UK and the 16th Best Workplace in Europe. Our global headquarters is in the UK and we employ 2,000 people across 20 countries around the world.


     


    We believe that doing business the right way, with respect for people and the environment, is essential for ensuring our long-term sustainability - generation after generation. The Pentland values are at the heart of what we do and how we interact with the world around us.


     


    For further information, please visit www.pentland.com.

     

    Key Purpose of Job:


     


    The PMO team manages a pipeline of all significant Pentland projects at Pentland and the role is required to provide support in delivery these key initiatives.


     


    Responsibilities



    • Assist the Project Manager in the co-ordination of workstream progress and risk reports, compiling status and financial summaries for the programme

    • Managing the project administration, especially coordination and aggregation of timesheets from the project team

    • Working closely with the members of the Programme Management team to assist in following up with Workstream Leads and Project Managers on progress, actions, risk management and reporting

    • Assisting the PMO ad hoc tasks

     

     










                             What you need to have


     



    • Ability to work in a fast pace environment

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    • Experience of Microsoft Office package

    • Relevant experience in a similar role

    • Experience of working with senior stakeholders

    • Attention to detail


     


     



                        What we need to see in you


     



    • Organised

    • Proactive

    • Strong communicator and able to liaise with and influence people at all levels

    • Discreet with sensitive/confidential information

    • Comfortable working to tight deadlines

    • Able to work unsupervised

    • Keen to learn


     


     


     



     


     


     This overview gives you a feel for what you’ll be doing day to day but it’s not an A to Z.


     


     www.pentland.com                                     https://careers-pentland.icims.com/                                    


     

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