PMO Manager


PMO Manager

Permanent, full time

Location: Coventry, CV2 2TX

Competitive salary + Benefits package (incl. bonus, car, pension, private medical)



On the back of a significant period of change, Celesio UK is looking to recruit for a new PMO Manager to join a newly created Business Change and Transformation function at our head office in Coventry.

Reporting to the Head of Change, the PMO Manager will hold responsibility for the creation and management of the enterprise PMO for the business in a greenfield environment; leading the implementation of PMO initiatives and supporting leadership teams across the business to achieve a positive, measurable impact to project and programme delivery.

Starting with initial PMO maturity analysis, you will lead the development of this capability from cradle to grave to implement new PMO frameworks and ensure a consistent, process-driven approach to each stage of the project/programme delivery lifecycle.

You will be the owner of all governance, tools and materials relating to project management, controls, and methodologies. You will champion best practice across the organisation and ensure effective communication to affected teams and the wider business as appropriate.



To be successful in your application for the PMO Manager position, you will have a track record of success in the development and implementation of enterprise-level PMO frameworks in large scale organisations.

Your experience leading and developing PMO functions will be coupled with a background in Project/Programme delivery, with a broad PMO toolset developed from a wide range of experiences from different project environments.

You will be a knowledgeable and passionate curator for project management best practice, with strong communication and stakeholder engagement skills to educate, coach and mentor the business through change.

A breadth of knowledge across Waterfall, Agile, Kanban, and SAFe methodologies is preferred.  



Wherever you work within Celesio, you will enjoy a uniquely rewarding career. You will be challenged but well remunerated, assume real responsibility but be well trained and developed to undertake it. You’ll work hard but be recognised for your contribution and be able to keep a healthy work/life balance. In addition to highly competitive salaries, we offer a valuable benefits package which includes generous holiday, pension scheme, professional support and relevant training, childcare vouchers, option to buy additional holiday and an employee discount scheme. What’s more, we regularly review our rewards package and it is improving all the time.

West Midlands

This vacancy is closed to applications.