Join us as a Project Support Officer with the Home Office – SEO Level
(Remote at present otherwise Croydon based when returned to the office, Full-time, Permanent)
At Capita, we support clients across a range of sectors, including local Government, central Government, education, transport, health, life and pensions, insurance and other private sector organisations. We support with expertise applied by the talent across our business in combination with technology, insight and analytics to keep our clients ahead of change, sharper than competitors and more efficient than ever – and we always need new talent to help us achieve our goals.
We are currently recruiting for interesting and exciting positions at the Home Office. The Home Office keeps the UK secure and prosperous; protects its citizens, residents and visitors and their property; and upholds rights, liberties and the rule of law. We lead on immigration and passports, drugs policy, crime and fire policy, counterterrorism and work to ensure visible, responsive and accountable policing in the UK.
Why Join Home Office?
This role is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and innovative person to be at the forefront of change in one of the great Departments of State. We are delivering significant transformation to continue keeping our citizens safe and our country secure. New technology and the fast-evolving nature of the threats we face mean we must adapt, and adapt fast, and with the UK leaving the EU, the need for change is greater than ever.
The Role of a SEO PSO
Purpose of role: These roles are to support design and delivery of Industry Partnership’s cross-government standards programme.
This programme has been established to ensure there is the right provisions at ports to operate a secure and effective border.
The roles will cover/support a diverse range of activities across the programmes two workstreams, infrastructure standards (Port Provisions) and technology standards (Border Code).
Key Outcome & Deliverables
- Development of programme governance regime across workstreams, to include comprehensive project plan and GANTT, with internal/external dependencies identified
- Finalised infrastructure standards
- Technology options analysis and standards design
- National Statement of Expectations design
- Compliance & assurance regime requirements gathering and design
- Workshop setup and requirements gathering
- Senior Stakeholder Engagement, to include design of briefing material
- MI Reporting
- Planning and scheduling
- Requirements management
- Monitoring and reporting
- Stakeholder management
Risk and issue management
Be able to grasp complex information with attention to detail
- PRINCE2, APM PMQ, MSP or equivalent
- Working within the civil service
- Commercial awareness
- Compliance and assurance
- Change control
We look forward to hearing from you and wish you the very best of luck with your application.
Please note successful applicants will be required to go through vetting and Security Clearance.