Advisory Senior Manager | Portfolio and Programme Management | Dublin

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PwC
Location
Dublin
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Senior Manager

Job Description & Summary

A career within Project Portfolio Management services, will provide you with the opportunity to help organisations balance long term strategies and short term imperatives to optimise their investments and strategic activity required to achieve the organisation’s business objectives. We help enhance organisations project and programme performance by identifying alternative project approaches, consistently aligning projects with corporate strategy, setting the tone and pace of programmes from the outset, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from agile programme delivery.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Senior Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Encourage everyone to have a voice and invite opinion from all, including quieter members of the team.
  • Deal effectively with ambiguous and unstructured problems and situations.
  • Initiate open and candid coaching conversations at all levels.
  • Move easily between big picture thinking and managing relevant detail.
  • Anticipate stakeholder needs, and develop and discuss potential solutions, even before the stakeholder realises they are required.
  • Contribute technical knowledge in area of specialism.
  • Contribute to an environment where people and technology thrive together to accomplish more than they could apart.
  • Navigate the complexities of cross-border and/or diverse teams and engagements.
  • Initiate and lead open conversations with teams, clients and stakeholders to build trust.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Leading complex change programmes / project delivery through managing outputs and deliverables, to engagement objectives, timelines and budgets

  • Manage client relationships through working confidently with clients and building trusted advisor relationships

  • Apply knowledge and experience to projects to produce high quality, value add outputs and deliverables

  • Solve problems through collaboration and teamwork

  • Build and foster relationships with external clients and internal colleagues to assist the firm and yourself in generating new growth opportunities

  • Member of the wider PPM management group, responsible for developing and delivering the PPM service proposition, along with internal team operations

  • Preparing and presenting proposals for new PPM opportunities

  • Leading Advisory-Consulting, Management Consulting (and PPM specific) business development initiatives

  • Preparing practical thought leadership articles and publications

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