The Role of The PMO

The role of Programme/Project Management includes a broad range of role categories that provides functional aspects to define and maintain the standards for project management within their organisation. The role categories will include (but are not be limited too) PMO Administrators or Analysts, PMO Specialists, and Project or Programme or Portfolio Management Office Managers.

All of the typical role responsibilities and competency levels apply to all role areas that may fall under Programme/Project Management Office Management.

A PMO Administrator is likely to be responsible for applying a limited number of operational or strategic functions independently or in situations of low complexity.

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Roles & Responsibilities

Cultivate your proficiency as a PMO Specialist

Extracts from the NHS Project & Change Capability Framework


Core principles of Project Management and how to use these within the context of PMO

Training via House of PMO, certified by APMG


Core, Sub and Specialist
Competencies of a PMO

Extract from the NHS Project & Change Capability Framework

House of PMO

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