Our client is looking to recruit a Project Support Officer, to work as part of the Portfolio Management Office Team which provides the resources to support the delivery of projects and programmes across the organisation.
The role holder will support Project Managers by providing a co-ordination function and the administrative support required to plan and deliver projects. There are many aspects to this key role including project planning, budget management, stakeholder management and communications as well as risk and issue tracking, all of which are vital to eventual successful delivery.
The desirable candidate will be proactive with good organisational skills, strong oral and written communication skills, including the ability to write reports and take minutes, have intermediate to advanced IT skills and have an understanding of the project life-cycle.
Prince 2 Foundation/Practitioner or equivalent would be advantageous although training will be given to the right candidate.