To support our committed Operations-Team in Munich we are searching for a Head of strategic PMO (m/f/d)

Head of strategic PMO (m/f/d)

About Golding Capital Partners

Golding is one of the leading independent asset managers for Private Equity, Private Debt, Infrastructure, Secondaries and Impact Investing in Europe with more than 13 billion Euro assets under management. On a daily basis, we act in an exciting and ever changing field of global investors and international investment funds. Our business partners are the key point of our corporate philosophy – they appreciate our very personal and competent support. Our team, including about 180 colleagues, work from Munich, London, Luxembourg, New York, Tokyo and Zurich.

Your responsibilites

You orchestrate and navigate the organization with a companywide roadmap safeguarding the successful delivery of our strategic targets. You are part of the COO transformation team acting as an ambassador and role model of change and group wide transformation. You can inspire colleagues and employees for the transformation and master the journey together with them. In a fast-growing and promising market, you will represent Golding as a leading provider in the alternative asset class segment. In your role you will support the growth and internationalization of the company.
This includes:

  • Overseeing the portfolio of transformational and strategic initiatives and leading the successful companywide roadmap execution
  • Leading annual business plan and portfolio creation. Integrating plans from all teams, review and prioritize based on strategic alignment and providing guidance on business cases
  • Acting as point of alignment and escalation. Getting initiatives back on track by bringing focus, resources, funding and/or other dependencies in alignment with initiative delivery and the strategic targets of the organization
  • Giving guidance and recommendations for backlog priorities driven by strategic, business and financial impact
  • Engaging regularly with all levels of leadership on strategy delivery and portfolio governance performance. Planning and executing key meetings while evaluating meeting requirement, frame content, agendas and coordinate content delivery
  • Designing a PMO framework with defined standards covering governance, scoping, process, tools, templates and KPIs
  • Accountability for companywide education in PMO framework, standards and consistency in application

Your qualifications

  • Excellent academic record at a reputable university
  • Proven knowledge in the topics of project management, transformation, operational excellence and digitalization
  • Leadership competences and experience combined with change management skills
  • Interest in working in the environment of alternative investments / asset management
  • Proficiency in Software and Project Management Tools
  • Fluency in German and English with strong verbal and written communication skills

Your personality

  • You are insisting on highest standards and are quality and results driven
  • You take ownership for your actions and have backbone
  • You are characterised by an independent, structured and solution-oriented way of working
  • You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • You have a high degree of self-motivation, reliability and flexibility and a bias for action
  • You are motivated and optimistic as well as a team player with enthusiasm for an international working environment


Carola Schinke