Portfolio Support Analyst

University of Leeds
February 12, 2024
Offerd Salary:£30,487 - £36,024
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Portfolio Support Analyst

This role is available to current employees within IT Services at the University of Leeds only

Interviews expected to be held on 23 February 2024

Grade 6 (£30,487 - £36,024 p.a.) Depending on experience

This role will be based on the university campus, with scope for it to be undertaken in a hybrid manner. We are also open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

Are you looking for a role which will contribute to global change? Are you interested in working in a role to support the governance of a multi-million pound project portfolio? Do you want to develop your numeracy and analytical skills? Do you enjoy working with complex data?

The University of Leeds is one of the top 100 universities in the world and University of the Year 2017, as named by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide. Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world- leading research that has a real impact around the globe.

As we embark on an ambitious Digital Transformation, we are investing in our IT infrastructure which is key to developing our learning and research capability as we strive to collaborate across the globe, attacking global issues.

We are looking for a Portfolio Analyst to join the IT Programme Management Office, which is responsible for overseeing delivery of a diverse portfolio of IT projects.

You will be responsible for supporting the success of project and programme teams in adhering to a standardised project management methodology and in providing robust management information and governance oversight across a complex portfolio of IT projects.

You will provide advice to Programme, Project Managers and Co-ordinators in relation to sourcing of financial information, planning, risks and issues and the University's project management framework. You will be maintaining and reporting on a range of project related management information, producing accurate and relevant reports suitable for a range of audiences.

You will co-ordinate the capture of information to support resource and capacity planning within and across programmes and projects, and be able to provide management information and status reporting.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus 16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – that's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme plus life assurance
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.
  • And much more!

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

    Aled Gardner, Head of Prioritisation, Planning and Resourcing

    Email: [email protected]

    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: Professional Services School/Institute: IT Section: IT Project Directorate Category: Administrative and Clerical Support Grade: Grade 6 Salary: £30,487 to £36,024 per annum Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Ongoing Release Date: Tuesday 30 January 2024 Closing Date: Monday 12 February 2024 Interview Date: Friday 23 February 2024 Reference: CSUIT1690

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