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Programme Management Officer

Posted 18 Jan 2024
Work experience
0 to 7 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
English (Fluent)

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As a Barclays Programme Management Officer, you will be working closely with one or more Programme teams on ensuring successful delivery of any number of our Change projects. You will play a critical role in providing oversight, guidance and support, thereby ensuring adherence to governance requirements, leading to the successful delivery of Business Outcomes for the project(s). You will have the opportunity to engage in process standardization, simplification, clarification, and automation activities as part of the PMO Community of Practice.
Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, established in 1690, with a legacy of success, quality, and innovation. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity – helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.At Barclays, we offer a hybrid working experience that blends the positives of working alongside colleagues at our onsite locations, together with working from home. We have a structured approach where colleagues work at an onsite location on fixed, ‘anchor’, days of the week, for a minimum of two days a week or more, as set by the business area (or nearest equivalent if working part-time hours). Please discuss the working pattern requirements for the role you are applying for with the hiring manager. Please note that as we continue to embed our hybrid working environment, we remain in a test and learn phase, which means that working arrangements may be subject to change on reasonable notice to ensure we meet the needs of our business.

What will you be doing?

Ensuring programme delivery is managed in line with the relevant Policies and Standards, using standard processes and tooling to improve the level

Maintaining and actively managing programme documentation

Providing complete, accurate programme reporting and MI Support Project and/or Programme Managers to manage delivery

Driving best practice in line with Policies and Standards

Pre-empting risks and challenge efficiency

Supporting an environment of effective delivery and has a broad range of business and technical skills

Managing programme financials management, analysis and MI reporting

What we’re looking for:

Previous experience in Project Manager /PMO /Portfolio role

Solid understanding of project /programme management methodologies and governance

Excellent communication, interpersonal and stakeholder management skills with the ability to work with and present to senior stakeholders

Excellent analytical and literacy ability

Skills that will help you in the role:

Experience with project financials tracking, management, and analysis

Experience with programme management tools (e.g. Navigator, Jira, Confluence)

Professional qualifications (e.g. PRINCE2, PMP, CFA, FRM)

Financial product & business process knowledge

Where will you be working?Our Prague office is based in the financial centre of Prague. We are part of the Operations and Technology Division, and as such, we try our best to stay at the top of our technological game. However, the technology itself is not the most important thing. What matters the most to us is the way our ingenuity can help provide better service to our customers and make life easier for our employees.



Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

Finance & Banking
55,000 employees