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Paperboy Governance and Controls PMO - 90222565
Primary Location:UK-Lanarkshire-Glasgow
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:2 Apr 2019 - Ongoing

Governance and Controls PMO



We have a new opportunity available for a Governance and Controls PMO to join a current International Transformation Programme. This programme aims to deliver a large scale technology transformation for the Finance, IMBO, Ops and Tech services delivering Settlements and Asset Services. This is a large programme which involves organisational changes in relation to the integration of a new platform. As a Governance & Controls PMO, it will be your role to mobilise and embed programme governance to ensure efficient, effective running of the programme across both Change and Service Delivery and to manage governance structure to align with changes in scope and deliveries as the delivery progresses.


What will you be doing?


Ensuring that the Governance, Controls functions are met and ensuring efficient, effective delivery of the programme in line with contractual obligations.

Defining and embedding the Programme Office deliverables, including financials, status reporting and risk and issue management processes.

Managing the programmes governance structure to align with changes in scope and deliveries as the delivery progresses.

Secretariat for Programme  & Governance Forums and Committees; including meeting agendas, decks and minutes.

Change procedures are maintained 

Stakeholder Mgt - disseminate project communication to a wide range of stakeholders, as well as to senior management and field queries and requests for additional detail

Weekly status reporting reviews and risk and issue management


What we’re looking for:


Use of Project Portfolio Management tools (e.g. HP PPM, Clarity, Planview etc)

Solid knowledge of project management methodologies

Experience of managing change in complex environment;

Understanding of risk management & regulatory demands

Experience with migration projects


Skills that will help you in the role:


Strong understanding of risk and issue management and how this is performing with senior/ challenging stakeholders;

Experienced owning working groups, updating of RAID logs and recording of meeting minutes


Where will you be working?

This role will be based in our Aurora house Glasgow office; a stones throw away from Glasgow Central Train Station and the heart of Glasgow.

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Our Values

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Our Diversity

We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.

Our Benefits

Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with us.

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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