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Project Support Officer

Job Title: Project Support Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warwickshire
Industry:
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum, Benefits: bonus, training and benefits
Start Date: 2017-07-14
Reference: DG/16908
Contact Name: Debbie Gregory
Contact Email: debbie.gregory@gsatechsource.com
Job Published: July 18, 2017 16:34

Job Description

Project Support Officer

This is an exciting opportunity for a Project Support Officer with 1-2 years project experience to join a rapidly growing Business Consultancy Company.

In this diverse role you will support and assist multiple Project Managers with various tasks including tracking project deliverables, managing diaries, documenting meetings and other administrative support in this client facing role. 

The role will involve 80% working on client sites in this dynamic environment and internal company development with lots of company support for you from both the Project Managers that you are working with and the business itself. The clients are predominantly based in the West Midlands.

This is a great pathway to a career in project management, if this is the direction you wish to progress.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to multiple Project Managers
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues
  • Assist in the planning and monitoring of project delivery and chasing up actions when required
  • Provide office secretarial support for the company
  • Assess/update project trackers, identifying any gaps and changing priorities/RAG statuses if necessary
 
You need to be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Well organised and able to prioritise workload in line with tight deadlines
  • Able to work effectively under pressure 
  • Looking to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment whereby you will also be the face/representative of the business to the clients as part of the project delivery teams
  • A team player with the ability to work closely with clients and colleagues to deliver results 
  • Quick to develop new skills and adapt to changes in situation
  • Good IT and numeracy skills, a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, and excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Familiar with project documentation and project management terminology e.g. Prince2 (desirable)
 

£20-26,000 basic salary, bonus, training and benefits 

 


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