Westhouse is a leading recruitment company that operates globally in the field of personnel selection, placement and project management.

For our client we are currently looking for a

Senior IT-Portfolio-Manager (m/f/d) - Hamburg

General information

23.03.2020 or asap
3 months
full-time 4 - 5 days/week
English and German

Your Tasks

  • advice on the further extension of IT portfolio management with the objectives of increasing global transparency, identifying (IT) synergies, minimizing risks for IT implementation: portfolio data analysis, scope and requirements analysis of important selected projects, implementation of regional and global IT portfolio meetings, preparation of results
  • execution of workshops and coordination meetings with international IT and business contacts for selected IT projects
  • compilation, dependency analyses and monitoring of these projects within the portfolio management
  • management and coordination of the expansion of the global portfolio tool/database (with links to regional information/data), advice on the expansion of the database
  • advice on the further development of the content of the recently initiated global IT portfolio management: further design of processes, governance, reporting, control and communication
  • control and monitoring of selected global IT internal optimization projects
  • coaching

Your Skills

  • several years of practical experience in IT portfolio management in conception and operational practice in companies (ideally, but not mandatory: manufacturing industry, medical)
  • very good practical experience in IT requirements analysis / IT scoping of business projects with IT impact
  • strong IT background, ideally knowledge of enterprise architecture
  • willingness and joy to enter into concrete contents
  • IT Business Partnering Mindset" (generating business value from IT)
  • very good practical experience in IT project management, IT project methodology, senior PMO activities
  • experience in the definition of IT processes in the above areas
  • practical experience in globally operating companies with regional structures
  • excellent communication skills, experience in moderation
  • professional written and spoken English
  • experience with international environment


We look forward to receiving your application documents in electronic form.