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PMO Manager

London, United Kingdom

  • Job number: 09072
  • Job field: Project Controls
  • Job posted: 19/11/20
  • Job close date: 17/12/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time
The opportunity

Project: Mace is providing project and programme management services to a refurbishment project for a public sector with an approximate value in excess of £200m.

A typical appointment could be a commission in the role of programme, project or multi-disciplinary services associated with a property rationalisation and office transformation programme in response to business reorganisation/restructuring. In the current economic climate, the developed programmes assist our clients with meeting reduction targets for operating costs as well as sustainability. Other projects include the development of new civic office building and multi-use hubs or the provision of a general consultancy service for a range of improvement programmes.

Our service offer is extensive from single workstream advice to full multi-service provision. Our working boundaries are the south-east of England, although we also provide in-depth support to the regions.

Due to a sustained period of growth, we are recruiting for a PMO Manager to focus on the project interface with project leaders, project managers, project teams, and interface issues on this iconic, historic building.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing the PMO process implementation and ensure that information concerning content (e.g., deliverables, risks, issues) passes to and from sponsors.
  • Being involved in improving the consistency, predictability and efficiency of the programmes project delivery capability.
  • Providing leadership in best practices and is highly customer-focused - outward and upward and that these are consistent with customer expectations.
  • Ensuring that the operational issues of the PMO are managed.
  • Providing the programme with programme level controls and processes.
  • Ensuring delivery, assurance and integration of programme controls including planning/scheduling, risk, cost and budget.
  • Providing programme reporting.
  • Managing information and programme change.
About you

You have a degree qualification or equivalent and a member of a professional body. You will have experience in project controls, working on large public sector projects or programmes within a consultancy background and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace has to offer.

Rewards and recognition

With Mace, you will deepen your knowledge and skills, work with inspiring colleagues, influential clients and get to see the world.

We invest in our people and provide a strong benefits package including private medical insurance allowance and health and wellbeing commitment that includes 2 volunteer days a year.

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across North America, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, India and Asia Pacific.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - going home safe and well, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most challenging and inspiring projects around the world.

“Mace is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our people to excel.”
  • Job number: 09072
  • Job field: Project Controls
  • Job posted: 19/11/20
  • Job close date: 17/12/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company, founded and built on exceptional people, a commitment to service excellence and an entrepreneurial spirit.

We develop, consult, construct and operate some of the world’s most inspiring buildings and infrastructure programmes, and our people have built a reputation for delivering projects that seem impossible – challenging convention, innovating, and proudly moving our industry forward.

Today, we remain a privately owned business that has grown organically. We now employ over 6,300 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East, Africa, the Americas and Asia Pacific.

With an incredible breadth of opportunity across our global business, we attract the very best and support everyone to unleash their potential.

Our people are what makes Mace the business it is today – they are our strength. We actively encourage equality, diversity and inclusion in every market, sector and geography we work in - fully appreciating the benefits of a culture that embraces new ideas, encourages everyone to have a voice and celebrates differing beliefs and views. People at Mace are appreciated for their individualities and are encouraged to be themselves, every day and with everyone they work with.

Wherever you are on your career journey, Mace is the place to bring ambitions alive.

We will welcome your application irrespective of background, culture and disability. Should you need to discuss any reasonable adjustments or require guidance about our recruitment process, please contact to speak to a member of our team.


We are committed to health and safety, innovation and service excellence, being a responsible business and supporting the communities in which we work. Find out more.

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