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Global PMO Manager

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location-pin Zurich, Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
location-tag 200000IU
The Adecco Group is the world’s leading HR solutions company. We believe in making the future work for everyone, and every day empower 3.5 million careers. We inspire, skill, develop and hire in 60 countries, enabling individuals and organizations to embrace the future of work. As a Fortune Global 500 company, we lead by example, creating shared value that meets social needs while driving business innovation. Our culture of inclusivity, fairness and teamwork empowers individuals and organisations, fuels economies, and builds better societies. These values resonate with our employees, who have voted us a Great Place to Work® - World’s Best Workplaces for the past four consecutive years. The Adecco Group is based in Zurich, Switzerland. Adecco Group AG is registered in Switzerland (ISIN: CH0012138605) and listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ADEN). The group is powered by nine lead brands: Adecco, Modis, Badenoch & Clark, Spring Professional, Lee Hecht Harrison, Pontoon, Adia, YOSS and General Assembly.

Bellerivestrasse 30, 8008 Zurich

6 months contract with possibility to go permanent. 

The Adecco Group is the world’s leading provider of workforce solutions, transforming the world of work through talent and technology. At present Modis- part of the Adecco Group (Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland), the world’s largest Human Resources provider firm in the world with over 6,600 offices in 70 countries and a Fortune 500 is looking for a Global PMO Manager. In this role, you will be responsible for the successful roll out of key strategic projects as part of the Modis global strategy. You will work closely with Modis Senior leadership team and local country leadership. The role will give you a high exposure with the organization with good opportunities to develop your career.

  • Build and maintain a strategic projects portfolio, identifying the interdependencies of each project, and owning the master plan.
  • Lead the implementation of the strategic of the strategic priorities with the associated processes and tools
  • Design, communicate, and implement an operational project plan for completing a project; monitor progress and performance against the project plan; resolve operational problems, minimize delays
  • Prepare designs and work specifications; develop schedules, budgets, and forecasts; select project staff and contractors.
  • Tracking, monitoring and analysing operational KPIs. Provide reports (local/global analysis of associated costs).
  • Liaise and interact regularly with Modis senior leadership team and country leaders to monitor and report on activities and to provide relevant management information.
  • Prepare business data and analysis for quarterly business review meetings, operational reviews, Executive Committee and Board of Directors meetings
  • Provide information to management by preparing monthly financial reporting
  • Provide market analysis and insights
  • Uses market research data to support countries in developing their sales and marketing strategies
Support the countries on international and cross border business opportunities and accelerate information sharing as well as best practices

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (MBA) with at least 3 years’ of directly related experience- experience in finance is a prerequisite
  • Demonstrated experience in development and implementation of strategic initiatives in a competitive environment
  • Financial analysis experience and understanding of Project Controlling
  • Skilled in organizing resources, analysing and solving problems, establishing priorities and making evaluated judgments
  • Comprehensive knowledge of marketing principles, concepts and methodologies, market research and forecasting principles
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a diverse community
  • Proven Project management/change management capabilities and experience
  • Proven interest in Consulting, HighTech or Manufacturing sector
  • Languages: Fluent English is essential (written & oral), another language would be desirable
This job advert is posted by Adecco Group AG with registered address at Bellerivestrasse 30, 8008 Zürich, Switzerland.

What it means to be part of the Adecco Group.

For over 50 years, we’ve helped connect thousands of people from all different backgrounds and cultures with employment opportunities across the world. We provide leading HR services and solutions, powering the world of work that not only gives our clients a more personalised experience, but also gives our colleagues a sense of purpose and value in the work they do with us. Being a part of our international group means being part of a community that drives each other to be their best. You’ll do work that challenges the lives of our clients. You’ll be a part of a spirited and professional network of people who believe in what we’re doing. And, you’ll believe in it too.

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