Project Support Officer

Location
Wiltshire
Salary
Up to £275 a day
Posted
21 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Ref
SD/PSO/10
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract

SC cleared Project Support / Project Co-ordinator / Prince 2 / RAID / MS Project/ 12 month contract

Wiltshire/ Up to £300 a day/ 12 month contract

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Project Support Officer for my client’s high profile business critical projects. You’ll provide project management support to projects and programmes within the client’s current work stream

Key responsibilities

  • Assists with the compilation of project and programme reports
  • Works with the Project Manager /Programme Manager to manage an overall view of resourcing
  • Sets up project files & maintains project records (e.g. meeting minutes, actions logs)
  • Creates and maintains programme schedules and dependencies
  • Coordinates the Risk Management process
  • Coordinates the Change Management process

    Essential skills
  • An understanding of project management theory, including cost and schedule control, earned value management, risk management and change control
  • Good communication and presentation skills in MS PowerPoint
  • Project planning and use of MS Project

    Desirable experience
  • Prince 2 Qualified
  • APM
  • Experience of working within the Government and/or Defence sectors

The role requires SC Clearance so please familiarise yourself with the eligibility criteria before applying. This is an urgent requirement so please contact me ASAP with a copy of your latest Cv to scottdefries@peoplesource.co.uk