Energizer Project Manager, PMO in High Wycombe, United Kingdom
This is Energizer Holdings, Inc.
At Energizer Holdings, we are passionate about bringing our brands and products to the world better than anyone else. It’s our passion and drive that makes us proud stewards of iconic brands including AC/Pro, Armor All, Energizer, Rayovac and STP, part of our broad portfolio of products that millions of consumers know, trust, and rely on every day.
When you come to work here, you’ll quickly see that we love what we do, we care about each other, and we continuously learn and improve to meet the needs of our customers and consumers around the world.
We have talented colleagues around the world with varied skillsets, backgrounds and experiences, and we embrace this diversity because it’s a big part of what helps us deliver results to grow the company.
This full-time role can be performed remotely from any location where Energizer Holdings has an existing payroll entity and we support flexible working arrangements wherever possible.
Whatever your specialty, you'll find that excelling at Energizer provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected.
Come join our team!
The Project Manager, PMO provides an opportunity for broad enterprise exposure and experience working with multiple levels of the organization. This position is responsible for planning, organizing, monitoring and overseeing a portfolio of projects across a wide variety of business scopes. The Project Manager, PMO partners with the Director, PMO to provide support for project initiation and execution that ensures project delivery from discovery through lessons learned. Within and across assigned projects, the Project Manager helps to identify, analyze, and track project issues and risks. The Project Manager also supports various functional project managers in their execution of projects by training on best practice tools and processes.
Assist in creating the overall portfolio view of Energizer initiatives
Assist in the identification, development, launch, and execution of key initiatives, while simultaneously supporting initiatives that are in-flight.
Collaborate across the organization to understand and ensure feasibility of initiatives as well as to drive awareness and understanding of initiative dependencies. Assist in facilitating cross-functional alignment discussions.
Champion the use of PMO tools and processes
Exercise solid project management skills while demonstrating strong business acumen, good challenging/questioning skills, and meeting facilitation skills
Lead projects with notable risk and complexity while developing the strategy for project execution
Collect, monitor and track project status, financials, and other key metrics across the assigned portfolio of initiatives. Maintain detailed project documentation.
Assist in solving problems that impact the outcome/success of an initiative
Assist initiative owners to effectively mitigate risks and manage change.
Manage project resources, budget, timeline, etc. .
Facilitate project meetings and formally document and communicate outcomes (actions) of those discussions.
Assist with establishing and maintaining corporate project management methodology. Stay abreast of industry best practices and create tools/processes where needed.
Serve as an expert resource to project managers and project leaders to educate and assist them with implementing project management processes and making improvement/changes.
Establish and maintain trusted advisor relationships with initiative stakeholders
Prepare and deliver effective presentations
The Project manager role has no direct reports but may be responsible for mentoring others within the PMO as well as project team leaders and members.
This role is accountable for influencing initiative decisions and results at multiple levels of the organization.
This role may have the responsibility for the success of Drive enterprise initiatives as well as the monitoring and escalation of Guide and Support enterprise initiatives.
May also perform additional duties as assigned
Required Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Management or related field.
5+ years related experience.
Fluent in English.
Highly skilled in Excel and Power Point.
Strong business acumen and understanding of finance concepts.
Expertise in project / program management, developing processes, procedures and reporting / analysis of such to enhance deliverables.
Strong presentation development and delivery skills.
Ability to communicate, influence and drive consensus across all functions and levels of the organization.
Ability to lead both small and enterprise-wide engagements, facilitate meetings, mentor teams and assist in managing stakeholder escalations.
Good communication skills including the ability to gather relevant data and information, actively listen, verbalize ideas, manage difficult situations, and resolve basic conflict.
Able to effectively analyze and interpret data.
Ability to take initiative and work independently.
Preferred Skills and Experience
Project management certification
Experience with Microsoft Project
Come join us!
Energizer offers a competitive total rewards package which includes a range of health, wellness and retirement savings coverage, paid time off and holidays, and many opportunities to learn, develop and grow. We also support flexible working arrangements wherever possible.
At Energizer, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute and make an impact every single day.
Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws