Resource Manager (PMO)

  • PMO
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full-time

Description

As Google Cloud's premier partner in AI, we provide world-class businesses with cutting-edge data solutions in the cloud. We help clients take leading technology to the limits by combining our expertise in machine learning, data engineering, and analytics. With Google Cloud Platform as our foundation, we help businesses future-proof their solutions, deepen their understanding of consumers, increase competitive advantage and unlock operational efficiencies.

We are seeking a results-driven resource manager to assign staff to our projects. You will be determining personnel requirements, providing ongoing support to project managers, and collaborating on resource management with multiple teams within our organisation. This position will suit someone with proven experience in a technical consulting environment who would like to use their skillset in a dynamic, technology-driven established start-up. A first-class resource manager will be someone who can accurately assess resource needs and provide sufficient capacity to realise projects' goals.


Core Responsibilities:

  • Assigning available staff to projects based on their skills and experience.
  • Providing project managers with ongoing resource management and related support.
  • Monitoring employee utilisation, workload, and overtime hours.
  • Mitigating resource concerns by reallocating resources, adjusting goals, or assigning additional staff.
  • Cooperate with all areas of the business, clients, and partners to ensure effective communication and successful project delivery.
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to identify project blockers and find mutually agreeable solutions.
  • Diligently track project progress and monitor deliverables and milestones, whilst being able to clearly communicate project status updates.
  • Assisting with HR-processes and coordinating staff training needs

Requirements

  • Proven experience in a Project Management and/or HR environment experience in an international environment, preferably with a management consultancy or professional services company.
  • Previous experience in a technical environment, working with engineers, analysts, data scientists, etc.
  • A natural communicator with an engaging and considerate approach.
  • Very strong stakeholder management experience.
  • Proficiency with project management/resource management software.
  • Exceptional organisational and time-management skills.
  • Desire to join a diverse, multinational team of AI & Cloud Engineering enthusiasts.

Bonus points for (but not essential!):

  • Prior experience in start-up / scale-up.
  • Agile Project Management, Prince2 or Scrum experience
  • Multi-lingual.

Benefits

  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension
  • Flexibility with remote working
  • Laptop of your choice
  • Professional development plan
  • Learning tools, conferences and events to support your development


Working for Datatonic

Our UK headquarters is based in a tech-centric environment in the centre of Canary Wharf. We also have offices in Stockholm and Geneva and we work with clients in many other European countries. We allow for flexible working hours and the possibility of remote work.

We’re an eclectic team with lots of different interests and personalities. We have many different roles across data science, engineering, analytics, consulting, marketing, business development, and operations. As a company, we have a strong emphasis on learning and professional development. Our core values are:

Cultivating Excellence

A hub for continuous learning, curiosity, developing ideas, testing things out - and then putting ‘excellence’ into practice.

Owning It

Working collaboratively in cross-functional teams to achieve customer delight. We love what we do and draw immense satisfaction from taking responsibility and seeing the results of our work.

Purposeful Impact

Creating positive change for our customers, using the most relevant machine learning and analytics approaches and the best technologies to meet real business needs.

Winning with Partners & Friends

Our business has been built on great partnerships and open-source collaboration. It’s one thing to be successful, but to do it in partnership with great people and other great companies is even better in our opinion.

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