Senior Portfolio Manager

Job description

We are looking for a hands-on Senior Portfolio Manager with leadership experience to both manage our portfolio office and manage small projects.


At Isentia we are passionate about helping communicators understand media, data and content. We build the SaaS platform used by our clients and this role has an instrumental part to play.


Your challenge will be to manage and optimise to best in class a Portfolio Management function appropriate for a product led agile organisation that builds and sells its own SaaS based products. Lead the agile process while also maintaining the governance, planning and financial reporting needed for a listed company.


Our product development teams follow the agile process and are self directed, with help from an agile coach. However we also need the services of more traditional project management to remove blockers, help solve cross-team issues, and to fulfil the governance and reporting requirements.



Typical tasks undertaken by this role include:

  • Assisting and enabling product development teams to deliver their goals
  • Weekly project reporting to key stakeholders
  • Resource planning across multiple cross-functional teams
  • Capex tracking and reporting
  • Summary project reporting to the board each month
  • People leadership and mentoring for the small team which contains agile coaches, project managers and BAs.


Who are you?

  • You are motivated by the outcomes of the people you lead and the teams you enable.
  • You have experience working in agile software development teams.
  • You have managed project governance.
  • You have some leadership experience.

Who are we and what else do you need to know?


Isentia is the Asia-Pacific region's leading media intelligence company; we're a client-centric organisation where you can really add value to our clients' businesses.


Our clients are diverse, ranging from globally renowned brands right through to start-ups and not for profit organisations.


We provide our team members with constructive feedback to foster their career growth, and you will have many opportunities to work with fun and talented people. We also have an open and inclusive culture where we embrace opportunities to do better and we celebrate achievements wildly.


We offer an opportunity to work with a great team of talented, innovative and passionate people across the Asia-Pacific and access to our innovative search technology, comprehensive coverage and expert research. We also offer competitive salary and a heap of benefits like discounted private health insurance, free fruit at work, free flu shots and great social events.


If you are interested in joining our team in this key position then apply now!