Project Support Officer

A Chippenham based IT solutions provider is looking for a Project Support Officer to join the team. Reporting to the Operations Director the Project Support Officer will provide vital assistance to the delivery team, will be highly organised and play an important role in project planning and risk / issue management, logging, managing and analysing information on the progress of projects and the programme as a whole. You will drive everything forward from planning to implementation, directly influencing the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of the projects. 

You will be responsible for the supply of excellent project or project related administrative support services across all projects within the delivery programme, assist with effective project delivery support in liaison with commercial and technical teams and maintain central project records and produce regular management reports as well as produce monthly financial reports and tracking budgets. 

You will be degree educated and will have a good understanding of the software delivery lifecycle. You will have a knowledge of business operations and commercial aspects. You will need a working knowledge of project management methodologies. You will have experience of delivering project support through structured activities. You will have a solid experience of supporting multiple projects. You will have a strong track record in innovation, analysis and delivery. You will have a confidence and competence to work with people who have extensive knowledge in a particular specialism, converse confidently and be able to challenge their proposals.

The salary is around £27k depending on how closely you meet the brief - 

£27k + bonus + benefits