Project Officer

  • Location

    Nottinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Administration & Business Professionals

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Nikki Tatton

  • Contact email:

    nikki.tatton@cherryprofessional.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0115 9222240

  • Job ref:

    BH-19517-1

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-10

  • Startdate:

    2021-10-10

  • Consultant:

    Nikki Tatton

Project Officer | Nottinghamshire | Fixed Term Contract | Immediate start available
Cherry Professional are currently working with an established and highly successful organisation within the Financial industry who are based in Nottinghamshire. The role of a Project Officer is to lead and deliver a wide range of projects that deliver transformational, strategic, regulatory, and operational change to agreed schedules, quality, and budgetary constraints.

Responsibilities
Successful delivery and embedding of programmes and projects
Gain confidence of stakeholders to achieve project objectives.
Preparation of business case submissions & planning of capacity in terms of available resource and budget
Identification of risks, issues, assumptions, and dependencies
Creation of end-to-end project plans
Support change management governance and ensure adherences for all projects
Provide project reports as required.
Build on the current strong internal networks, supplement the established project processes and documentation with enhanced processes and procedures forming a fully documented project process.
Advise on the alignment of portfolio capacity planning and required resources to successfully deliver the programmes/projects
Provide verbal and written communication to Society colleagues regarding project progress.
Ensure consistency of approach; adherence of change governance framework processes and documentation to provide delivery confidence.
Monitor portfolio wide hotspots and dependencies; ensure issues are identified and remediation plans agreed to maintain successful delivery of the change agenda.
Fully comply with all company procedures, directives, polices and instructions
Ensure full awareness of all requirements and promote a culture of sharing best practice
Keep up to date with changing requirements by internal communications and external contacts
Identify areas of non-compliance within the business and report as appropriate
Maintain the highest standards of administration reporting any failures or breaches of procedures

Ideal Person
PRINCE2 Foundation Certificate (or equivalent) in Project Management
Proven experience of working in an administrative role to deadlines & leading teams
Strong understanding of Microsoft suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher.
Excellent interpersonal skills with those at all levels (Board of Directors, Executives, Managers, Colleagues, 3rd Parties etc.)
Strong Leadership Skills
Good Decision Maker with great negotiation Skills
Willingness and ability to be flexible

Hours of work: 35 hours a week Monday to Friday

Other roles you may have applied for: Change Management, Project Manager, Project Support Officer, PMO Officer, PMO Support, Project Technical Officer, Project Administrator

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