Project Support Officer

C P S Group
£25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
15 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Support Officer // Cardiff // £25,000 - £30,000 + Bonus

Are you a Project Support Officer looking to take the next step in your career and get involved in Project Management as well? This glowing company could be the one for you!

What you would be doing in the role;
1.Work in close partnership with the Operational Technology Programme Manager, Project Manager, Technical Information Security Officer (TISO) and Project Work Stream Leads to facilitate successful delivery of the Cyber Security projects.
2.Help drive Cyber Security projects forward from planning to implementation. The actions of the job holder actions will directly influence the efficiency, quality, timeliness and cost-effectiveness of the projects.
3.Monitoring project schedule, preparing progress reports, and liaising with key stakeholders, planning, risk and issue management
4.Co-ordinating the production of all reports and produce monthly project summary reports for Cyber Security projects.
5.Track project progress against a baseline schedule
6.Undertake any other administrative tasks as specified by the Programme Manager and Project Manager.

What my client are looking for;
- Demonstrate experience of supporting a work stream, project or programme throughout all project lifecycle stages.
- Experience and demonstrable knowledge of working in a dynamic, fast-paced project environment.
- Experience of using MS Office, particularly Excel and PowerPoint specifically for creating reports/presentations, converting data using pivot tables, tracking financial information).
- Strong written and oral communication skills and demonstrable experience of engaging confidently with stakeholders of all levels using different methods.
- Strong customer service focus.
- Experience of working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment demonstrating flexibility, drive and initiative required to support projects effectively.
- Capability to consistently produce high quality work with an attention to detail and without requiring constant direction.
- Aptitude for working within a very busy, dynamic working environment, managing own workload and balancing competing demands for support.
- Experience of operating within monthly reporting cycles which require the tracking and production of report packs for senior stakeholders.
- Experience of using software tools to plan and track project activities (a sound understanding of the principals of project tracking is more important than experience with a specific software tool).

This is a great opportunity for a budding Project Support Officer to take that next step.

Project Support Officer // Cardiff // £25,000 - £30,000 + Bonus

CPS Group (UK) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.