Employment Type:  Full Time
Employment Period:  Permanent
Salary:  Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Location: 

Edinburgh, GB None, GB London, GB

Career Area:  Project Management & Business Change

PMO Governance Manager

A career that will deliver change. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve net zero


Location: Remote/Home Worker/Sunderland/Edinburgh/London
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Contract Type: Full Time - Permanent
Closing Date: 22nd of May 2022

EDF Renewables. Building a sustainable future through wind power and other renewable technologies, in partnership with local communities.

The Project Management Office Governance Manager sits within the Central Technical Organisation (CTO) function of EDF Renewables. As part of the central PMO and reporting to the PMO Lead this is a key role in the governance and oversight of project management delivery for all technologies. The role includes engagement with all parts of the business to ensure Project Management standards are understood, implemented and ultimately support the progress of projects while ensuring their quality.

Day to day duties


•    Lead governance and oversight role within the Central PMO ensuring that Project Management standards are being followed throughout the organisation for all technologies
•    Chair of key Gate Reviews to ensure project deliverables are being achieved and projects are being delivered to a high standard. 
•    Ensure key project management tools are being adopted on all projects sufficiently
•    Liaise with business to implement governance and oversight role on early development gate review
•    Introduce and monitor KPI’s and audits to track project management performance
•    Work with PMO lead to ensure project management standards are fit for purpose and meet the businesses needs
•    Liaise with Business Improvement function to ensure Governance and Oversight alignment with internal projects

The Candidate


The successful Project Management Office Governance Manager will have experience in Project Management and experience of working within a Governance role. 

You will be a strong communicator with the ability to act in a governance role while being solution focused.

It would be advantageous to have a formal Project Management qualification.

Competitive Salary and Benefits


At EDF we’re dedicated to offering flexible benefits that support our people across all aspects of their lives. We’re delighted to offer a range of benefits to support our employees’ physical, emotional and financial wellbeing. 

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a market-leading company pension scheme, paid holidays and a range of flexible benefits, such as: a company incentive bonus plan, health cover, cycle to work scheme, gym membership, discounts and employee pricing.

Please let us know if you’d like to discuss flexible working arrangements by highlighting this on your application. 

Why EDF Renewables?


EDF Renewables purpose is to accelerate a net zero future where clean energy powers our lives. We want to make the net zero future happen as fast as we can. We want to set the pace and, where necessary, disrupt the status quo and transform perceptions. We are here to combat climate change, this is a clear and tangible goal for us. Climate change is what galvanises us to bring the right solutions to the UK and Ireland.

Our mission is critical in the pursuit of our purpose, we will lead the way in the delivery and operation of renewable technologies. We are proud to utilise fully our EDF heritage and place ourselves at the core of the industry.

We are constantly challenging ourselves to improve the way things are being done. We bring leadership to our interactions and collaborations with one another, how we influence our partners and external bodies, how we use technology. 

The success of our mission and purpose is underpinned by our core values – our DNA:
Together: Working together.
Open: We are open and authentic in our behaviours.    
Passion: We have a strong belief in what we are doing.
Growth: Growth as a company and as individuals.
Resolve: We remain determined even in challenging environments


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