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Project Professional – Delivery

  • Cumbria
  • Contract
  • £19.00 - £21.00 per day

PROJECT PROFESSIONAL – Delivery

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Barrow as a Project Professional – Delivery.

The role will be an initial 6 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to support development and implementation of appropriately tailored Project Management practices.

The individual in this role will operate one or more of the PM processes on a project, or be responsible for some aspects of PM processes or supporting more senior staff on a larger project.

You will be expected to work independently on routine aspects of the activity, and under guidance and supervision in more complex situations.

You will need to have a level of knowledge in one or more areas of PM practice and be expected to apply in routine circumstances and to seek and follow guidance on their adaptation and application in more complex circumstances.

Key Responsibilities

  • Able to perform non-complex project reporting and scheduling.
  • Query resolution of basic and routine problems.
  • Develop a knowledge of Business processes and procedures.
  • Administration and general office skills including spreadsheets/ Microsoft packages.
  • Attend on the job training as appropriate.

Key skills

  • Basic understanding of the team structure, organisation and processes of the project, so as to be able to support implementation of appropriate PM approaches.
  • An ability to apply problem solving techniques to routine situations or situations of moderate complexity under supervision.
  • An ability to gather information. Supports development of solutions and of implementation approaches.
  • Ability to find and adopt best practice.
  • A good understanding of how team integrates with other teams in order to achieve objectives.
  • Work is within standardised procedures and practices, accuracy of tasks is imperatively.
  • Ability to make judgements on analysis of factual information.
  • Impact in terms of providing services/information on matters that assist others in controlling or making decisions.

Knowledge

  • Good knowledge and understanding of PM policies, processes, procedures and systems.
  • PM experience demonstrated in a professional capacity within a project.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of their project.
  • Good understanding of one or more PM tools techniques and practices.
  • Good knowledge of the Business environment for their project.
  • Knowledge of PM governance and assurance processes such as Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBRs).
  • Experience of working with stakeholders typically inside the company.
  • Good understanding of the wider PM environment, and of developments and practices in the field.
  • Good understanding of own project/s, its markets, customers, strategic priorities and culture.
  • Knowledge acquired through job related training and on the job experience, generally non-theoretical skills.

What we’re looking for in you

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.
  • Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.
  • Stakeholder management skills.
  • Take responsibility for own performance and development.

Location: Barrow

Rate: £21.91 per hour (Inside IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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