Project Support Officer

Recruiter
Clearwater People Solutions
Location
Horsham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Aug 2019
Closes
22 Aug 2019
Ref
1217042980
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Project Support Officer - Horsham - **£150 per day**

Our client, based in Southwater, West Sussex is currently recruiting for a Project Support Officer to join their fantastic company on a contract basis.
The successful Project Support Officer will support Project/Programme Manager's in creating project plans, status reports and tracking risk and issues.

Key responsibilities as a Project Support Officer :

* Work closely with project personnel to ensure time scales and deliverables are worked to and achieved
* Assist programme personnel across the whole portfolio with status reports and progress reports
* Keep forecasting and timeline documentation up to date and in line with project goals
* Manage operation risks through regular meetings with high level stakeholders ensuring that all project risks are flagged and investigated
* Support the impact assessment of change requests in relation to projects / programmes
* Liaise with business managers to understand programme and project priorities and business needs and relay this back to project managers
* Maintenance of programme governance across
* Resource planning across projects
* Taking minutes in meetings

Key skills and attributes as a Project Support Officer :

* Experience within a Programme / Project Support / PMO role is essential
* Experience working closely with and supporting projects and high level project personnel
* Experience of analysing data to produce useful management information
* Demonstrable ability to create project documents
* Any experience or knowledge of the Agile methodology is highly advantageous
* Experience working on technical focused portfolios is advantageous
* Fantastic communication skills with the ability to work with stakeholders of all levels

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