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Senior Project Support Officer - Barrow-in-Furness , United Kingdom

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£30.06 - £30.06

Job Description:

**Senior Project Support Officer**- 6 month contract –£30.06 LTD-Defence–Barrow**

Our client is a leading defence organisation based in Barrow, Cumbria who are looking for an experienced Project support officer to join their busy team.

If you are interested in this role please send your CV urgently, there is a deadline on this role so respond early to avoid missing out. Unfortunately due to the large number of applicants individual feedback cannot always be given.

Key Responsibilities


Support bid and tendering processes, gathering and compiling data.

Contribute to the development of project definitions. Support the development of project plans.

Prepare analyses and collate data (including determining the availability of resources) to support the effective development of more detailed plans.

Gather data, update project plans and generate project progress reports on behalf of the project manager.

Monitor, within defined frameworks and in assigned areas, activities carried out on projects/programmes to support their effective delivery.

Maintain project documentation. Identify and expedite actions to respond to issues and deviations from the contract.

Support the resolution of problems and issues to facilitate development of timely and effective solutions.

Deputising for the Project Leader as required.

Assist Control Account Managers in the Project Planning and Control Processes.

Identify and expedite actions to respond to issues and deviations from project plans.

Develop and maintain relationships with stakeholders to meet their requirements, and lead in swift resolution of major issues.

Support the Risk & opportunity Management processes.

To be able to access, have a clear understanding of and apply the Quality and HS&E Management System documentation e.g. Process Instructions, Workmanship Standards, Risk Assessments etc




Experience required for this role:



HNC / Certificate in Project Management or equivalent level of qualification

LCM Awareness/ Assessor

Specialist Professional Qualification/ Risk Certificate Level 1 is desirable

Submarines business processes proven is desirable

Track record of building and maintaining relationships with a range of stakeholders

The ability to interact with and create consistency of approach working across multiple stakeholders

A dynamic, enthusiastic nature and ability to productively challenge in a fast paced environment

You will be a confident communicator with a positive can do attitude. Possess a ‘project management’ mind-set demonstrating ability to prioritise conflicting demands to achieve desired outcomes.


All candidates for this role will be subject to standard checks should you be selected for interview

To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted. Ref.821043






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Barrow-in-Furness , United Kingdom

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Job Title: Senior Project Support Officer

Location: Barrow-in-Furness , United Kingdom

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 821043

Posted Date: 06/12/2018

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