Part of our parent company Great-West Lifeco, Canada Life UK has operated in the United Kingdom since 1903. We have hundreds of respected and supported employees committed to doing the right thing for our customers and colleagues.
Canada Life UK is transforming to create a more customer-focused business by providing our customers with expertise on financial and tax planning, offering home finance and annuities propositions, and providing collective fund solutions to third party customers.
The PMO Analyst will work within the existing Corporate Portfolio Office (CPO), reporting to the CPO Manager. Working with the wider CPO and Project Management (PM) team, or individually, you will be responsible for:
Ensuring projects are compliant with our Project Management standards, methods and processes
Managing, supporting and developing the CPO toolset
Managing, supporting and developing the Project Management toolset, methods and processes
Assisting Project Managers in the use of our tools, methods and processes
Providing project support and QA services
Delivering and improving project and portfolio data capture, reporting and analysis
Providing support and task management to less experienced team members
Proficient with MS Office (particularly Word and Excel), MS Project and MS Project Server/Project Online
Expert in the use and administration of JIRA
Familiar with project management principles, methods, techniques and tools
Proficient at collating, analysing and reporting information from various sources
Good attention to detail and able to prioritise activities to meet deadlines and objectives
Effective communication skills both written and oral
Committed to developing and cross skilling self and others in team
What you'll like about working here
As a Canada Life UK colleague, you'll receive a competitive salary and comprehensive reward package including income protection, private medical insurance and life assurance, along with a generous pension and bonus scheme. You'll also receive the support you need with your personal and professional development.
Diversity and inclusion
Canada Life is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer of choice is to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences