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Portfolio Manager

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Vacancy Title
Portfolio Manager
Business Analysis
Vacancy Type
Full Time
£38,000 - £55,715
Live date
2017-11-22 14:15:00
Closing date

allpay Limited are one of the fastest growing Fintech companies in the UK and are experts in the payment and financial services arena. We have also successfully diversified into a number of other sectors. 

As part of our continued business expansion we are now recruiting for a Portfolio Manager to join our Portfolio, Programme and Project Office, based in our Hereford Head Office. In this role, you’ll coordinate the effective and efficient operation of the portfolio management practices, oversee risk management of the portfolio process, manage portfolio initiatives and act as a champion for the process across the business.

As Portfolio Manager, some of your key duties will include:

  • Leading the Portfolio Progress Group and Portfolio Direction Group Meetings
  • Drafting the portfolio strategy and delivery plans with the Head of Portfolio, Programme and Projects
  • Keeping the portfolio management framework up to date
  • Preparing the regular portfolio dashboard for the PDG, including Company Directors
  • Ensuring that business cases/initiative proposals (particularly costs, benefits and risks) are prepared on a consistent and reliable basis across the portfolio
  • Line management of the team of Lead Business Analysts, including appraisals, recruitment and regular 1-2-1s

You’ll demonstrate to us that you have:

  • Significant, demonstrable IT and Business User experience, ideally gained within a Fintech or Financial Services environment. with sensitivity and commitment to business problem solving
  • Demonstrable experience establishing and managing a Portfolio function in an IT/Information Systems led projects environment
  • Advanced analytical, strategic planning and execution skills to maintain portfolio alignment to the business strategy
  • Familiarity with the use of reporting tools to monitor portfolio activities and analyse portfolio performance
  • Significant experience running IT/Information Systems led business change projects and portfolios

In return, allpay offers a competitive salary, a range of additional benefits, including 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays every year. Roles in our Hereford Head Office, where this is based, benefit from our two on-site subsidised restaurants and free parking, as well as access to our subsidised gym.

If you can see yourself working for allpay, we'd love to hear from you. 



This role will close for applications at 9am on Monday 4th December. We will let all applicants know the outcome of their application by the end of Tuesday 5th December. Outlined below is the interview and assessment timetable for this role. If, for any reason, we have to amend this timetable we will let impacted candidates know as soon as possible. If a candidate successful at previous stage cannot attend the next stage on the outlined date, we will endeavour to be flexible but cannot guarantee this.

Telephone interview:                                        8th December 2017

Competency interview & Presentation:          14th December 2017

Applicants successful at this stage will be asked to complete a psychometric assessment

Panel Interview:                                                4th January 2018


We are a company committed to Equal Opportunities.


All roles at allpay Limited are subject to a successful DBS (formerly CRB) and Credit Check.

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