Job: Project Coordinator

Job Title: Project Coordinator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Wiltshire
Salary: £200 - £300 per day
Start Date: Immediate
REF: ProjCoordinator19168
Contact Name: Michael Cormell
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Project Analyst, Project Coordinator, Junior Project Manager, Defence, Government, Public Sector

I am currently seeking a Project Coordinator to join a large public sector client of ours on a contract basis based in Wiltshire.

  • Understanding of Project Management.
  • Awareness of the capability and S&T disciplines required to deliver the requirements.
  • Budgeting and resource allocation.
  • Commercial awareness
  • Microsoft Project and Excel
  • SC security clearance
  • Understanding of the Defence and Security context.
  • Understanding of Dstl’s business model.
  • DV clearance
Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
  • Maintaining the project documentation and information to provide control and ensure availability of records in accordance with the Management System and using the relevant corporate Management Information systems.
  • As the first point of contact, responding to internal requests relating to the project documentation, providing and/or coordinating information for corporate requirements.
  • Maintaining awareness of corporate project management procedures, identifying necessary changes required in the control of projects where appropriate.
  • Coordinating the planning and scheduling of project management requirements and reviews, liaising with all relevant project team members and customers.
  • Monitoring and updating financial data, bringing forward issues for review, and proposing options/mitigation, to enable accurate forecasting and financial control through accurate reporting.
  • Supporting the planning, preparing and reviewing of project documentation, bringing forward issues arising for resolution and capturing lessons learned.
  • Networking and engaging with other project teams, sharing good practice and lessons learned. Engaging with Business Managers and Functions (finance/commercial etc.) as required, meeting Division and Programme aims.
SC/DV clearance is essential for this opportunity. All applicants must either have current SC clearance or be able to obtain it. Due to the urgent start date for this vacancy candidates who hold current SC/DV clearance or who have held it in the past will have a distinct advantage.

Please note that this position will fall inside IR35 and will require you to operate through a PAYE payment solution.

If you are seeking your next role and feel this is suitable for yourself and your skill-set, please apply with your most up to date CV to be considered.