Portfolio Manager

Stanton House
South West England
11 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Portfolio Manager

A fast-growing PE backed company is looking for a driven and experienced Senior Portfolio Manager to work with the CEO to understand the overall strategy and consolidate current programmes to align with this. This is an interim assignment for 6 months initial assignment paying between GBP750 - GBP800 per day + VAT.

This is a fantastic assignment for anybody who wants the opportunity to join a company which has shown tremendous growth in the past 18 months and get their teeth stuck into a real interesting piece of work. The Hiring manager describes the role as:

"A high-profile position within a dynamic and diverse organisation that spans 7 EU countries. This role requires a senior professional that can managed the C-Suite and bring together a coherent portfolio of work."

To successfully deliver this high-profile transformation programme you will need to have:

  • A demonstrable background of working with C level stakeholders to understand business strategy.
  • A track record of delivering successful portfolio management structures.
  • Excellent ability to engage with C level stakeholders and build trusted relationships quickly
  • Be available to start a new assignment within 2 weeks
  • Have confidence in your own ability to consult in best practice
  • Must be able to be "hands on"
  • It would be desirable if the person has been involved with M&A or sales of a business.

A little more information about the role:

  • Quickly establish an understanding of the group level strategy and the current programme and projects of work.
  • Align and prioritise current programmes to strategy
  • Engage with multiple stakeholders from 7 different countries
  • Add structure to portfolio governance, visibility and reporting
  • One major programme of work is around Financial Transformation, so any background involved in financial change would be beneficial

I have interviews arrange for the 15th & 16th March 2018.

  • Location: South West
  • Day rate: GBP750 - GBP800
  • Duration: 6 months initially

If you are interested in the role, please apply below. Unfortunately, we may not be able to respond to every unsuccessful applicant.