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PMO / Project Consultant - Innovation & R&D Dept Large-scale transport operator - London, England


PMO / Project Consultant - Innovation & R&D Dept. Large-scale transport operator. A very interesting and unique opportunity has arisen to contribute to the ongoing innovation of services, processes and products for a large-scale transportation operator. As the Innovation Manager you will act as a consultant and PMO, working with stakeholders across the full breadth of the business to identify innovative initiatives and schemes, ensure that appropriate support is provided, funding secured and projects are delivered successfully. Responsibilities will include (but not limited to) Build close working relationships and Network across the wider group companies, identifying new business innovations and schemes.Work with the Head of Department to ensure that the innovation pipeline is effectively managed and that projects are delivered within time, budget and quality constraints (PMO)Support stakeholders and project owners with the formulation and writing of business casesTable business cases and help to secure internal and external fundingAttend industry events, pro-actively research competitors and network with the wider industry to keep abreast of innovationOrganise and manage panel meetings.Champion innovation throughout the business Required experience: This position will suit an ambitious individual with a strong business acumen and at least two years’ experience of working in a project management environment.Highly effective communication (written and verbal), relationship building and stakeholder management skillsConfident working with senior level stakeholdersHighly organised and able to prioritise an ever-changing workload This position will pay up to £35,000 (possibly more) excellent benefits. This is a newly formed position within a large-scale, Continuous Improvement driven business. They have an outstanding track record of promoting from within and this position offers a great deal of opportunity for increased responsibility and career progression. Full Job Description available. Interviews to take place week commencing 10th April. APPLY NOW.