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Project Support Officer


Contract Type



Up to £123 per day + Holiday accrual


4th August 2020

Job Reference



Our client in Dundee are urgently recruiting for a Project Support Officer on an initial 24 week placement ( with the option to extend ) to provide Project Support for construction projects. The role will consist mainly of remote working though some travel to client sites throughout Scotland may be required. With this in mind the client would prefer the postholder to be based in or near to Dundee

The typical working week will be 37 hours per week ( Monday to Friday ) on a PAYE rate of £123 per day plus holiday accrual

Previous experience required for the role:

* Project management background and / or experience working in a project office environment
* Experience of co-ordinating all Project Phases including Proposal, Initiation, Design, Implementation, Closure and Review
* Experience of diary co-ordination and arranging meetings together with all related duties
* Experience and knowledge of delivering effective customer-orientated services
* Knowledge of budgeting and resource allocation procedures and effective financial management skills
* Minute taking skills

Training and qualifications:

* Educated to degree level in Office Administration or related subject or proven experience gained in a busy office environment
* Good knowledge of methodologies and techniques for planning, monitoring and controlling projects
* Formal programme and project management training e.g. PRINCE2™

Desirable characteristics of postholder:

* Ability to manage a diverse workload while ensuring the provision of a high quality service
* Ability to prioritise workload to meet deadlines in a changing environment without the requirement for direct supervision
* Team working experience, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a well-developed organisational ability
* Experience of working flexibly with team members and customers across a variety of business settings

If you are interested in the role of Project Support Officer in Dundee and meet the required criteria please apply with an up to date CV today

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