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Portfolio Manager

Portfolio Manager

Portfolio management includes the processes and activities associated with managing a portfolio of projects, programs, sub-portfolio's and other work. Portfolio management is distinctly different from project and program management, and it involves activities such as; strategy interpretation, trade-off analysis, scenario planning, portfolio balancing and benefits measurement and analysis.

The Portfolio Manager is responsible for managing a portfolio and reports to the Portfolio Sponsor. This role involves interacting with the component managers to ensure strategic alignment of the components. The Portfolio Manager is a member of the Portfolio Board and is the interface between the component managers and the Portfolio Board.

Key Functions:

  • The optimal combination of projects (through any one or a combination of decision-making models such as Weighted Factor Scoring, Analytical Hierarchy Process, Monte Carlo Simulation, Real Options, etc.);
  • Whether the portfolio remains relevant, optimal, and balanced;
  • Portfolio governance e.g., establishing policies & procedures, drafting through portfolio management plans and performing work accordingly, etc.
  • Portfolio risk analysis (both qualitative and quantitative);

Physical Address

  • 243 Willem Botha Street
  • Wierda Park
  • Centurion

Postal Address

  • PO Box 52810
  • Wierda Park
  • South Africa
  • 0149

Contact us

  • Phone: +27 (0) 12 660 0010
  • Fax: +27 (0) 12 660 0190
  • Email: sales@projectlink.co.za