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PMO Business Analyst / Project Management - £20 - 30 PerHr

Company: Elevate Direct Ltd
Location: High Wycombe
Reference: PH-AL-PMOBA-080817
Closing Date: 08 Sep 17
Type: Contract
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Business Analyst / High Wycombe / 6 Months Contract / 20 to 30 GBP (Per Hour)


Business Analyst / High Wycombe / 6 Months Contract / 20 to 30 GBP (Per Hour)

Caring for the world, one person at a time, has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for 129 years. We embrace research and science – bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.

With $70 billion in 2015 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices and diagnostics markets. The more than 250 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employ approximately 127,000 people in 60 countries throughout the world.

The PMO Business Analyst directly supports the PMO Lead and the mission of the COE to foster consistency and transparency across regions trough a more cohesive strategy, transformational change, and governance structure.

The PMO Business Analyst will help drive the COE vision to deliver benchmark strategy and transparency through robust project management, financial planning, and supporting proactive communications and change.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support establishment of a robust rigor for end-to-end project and program management initiatives for the EFM COE; ensure timely and successful completion of COE projects
  • Maintain COE Project Management Office with responsibility for the development, implementation, and consistent application of established project management standards, tools, and methodologies across the EFM COE and regional EFM organizations
  • Manage ongoing resource planning and on-boarding activities; develop and maintain project plan across all phases, waves, and go-lives for implementation
  • Governance Boards: Communicate with key stakeholders on project viability and to secure continuous organizational commitment; proactively manage conflict
  • Manage Risk: Responsible for creating strategies for risk mitigation and contingency planning, transition, change and program management
  • Ensure adherence to key performance indicators/SLAs; perform corrective action planning and develop performance improvement plans where performance does not meet requirements or align to benchmarks
  • Partner with Continuous Improvement Specialist to support cross-functional process improvement DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control) projects and rapid improvement events (Kaizen), including identifying and managing resources, selection of and training on Six Sigma, process mapping, documentation, and rollout of improved processes


  • Education:

o Bachelor’s degree or equivalent is required

  • Experience:

o Minimum of 5 years of Project Management Experience is required

  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

o Knowledge of techniques, tools, theoretical and practical aspects of project and portfolio management is required

o Direct work experience in a project and/or portfolio management capacity is required

o Proven experience in tactical plan execution is required

o Proficiency in Microsoft Office Project, PowerPoint and Excel are required

o Understanding of Facilities Management processes in a global setting is preferred

o PMP certification is required

o Strong communication skills and ability to influence others / negotiate successful outcomes are required

o Strong technical skills and the ability to explain complex issues and requirements in an easily understood manner are required

o Ability to manage multiple demands simultaneously and to collaborate in a matrixed, team-oriented environment is required

o Strong written and oral English communication skills are required

  • Other Requirements

Location of Role: Primary Location North America-United States-New Jersey-New Brunswick

Other Locations North America, Europe/Middle East/Africa, Latin America, Asia Pacific

Language Requirements: English language fluency

Travel Requirements: This position will require 10 – 25% domestic and international travel

The Client

Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods manufacturer founded in 1886.


If you match these requirements, please apply in the normal way. Elevate will send you an email, please open, click and action that email and your application will be visible to the hiring organisation directly.

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