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Project Professional

  • Cumbria
  • Contract
  • £16.00 - £21.00 per hour

Project Professional

Role Summary

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

The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with working independently on routine aspects of the activity, and under guidance and supervision in more complex situations. They are unlikely to be directly supervising other staff.

Key Responsibilities

  • They will 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.
  • Problem solving most likely to apply in an existing Business environment.
  • 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.
  • Work is within standardised procedures and practices; accuracy of tasks is impactful.
  • Ability to report and synthesize data in a accuracy and concise manner
  • Needs to work effectively in a team.
  • Ability to make judgments on analysis of factual information.
  • Impact in terms of providing services/information on matters that assist others in controlling or making decisions.
  • Job involves regular exchange of information and occasional handling of awkward contacts.
  • Communication is a key aspect of the job.

Key skills & qualifications

  • 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.
  • 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.

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.

Location: Barrow

Rate: £21.12 per hour (INSIDE IR35)

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

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