Project Support Officer
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Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: England - Newcastle
Job Title: Project Support Officer Business Unit: Chief Information Office Location: Gosforth Salary Range: £27,000 - £41,000 DOE Contract Type: Permanent
Time for a change?
We have a new and exciting opportunity within our CIO function and are on the lookout for a Project Support Officer (PSO) to join our team to support our CIO Leadership team in delivering our Strategy and our innovative portfolio of Change.
As a PSO you’ll be proactively working with members of the CIO LT to drive the delivery and quality of our Investment Portfolio. In the role you’ll be directly involved in supporting the CIO’s on a day to day basis to balance their workload, agree priorities and work on a wider range of activities that ensure the CIO function runs efficiently and effectively.
As you’d be accountable for scheduling and attending key attention to detail and strong organisational skills are key. We’d love you to have experience of a similar position where you have worked within a Change environment to enable you to be a subject matter expert. You’ll need to have strong analytical and reporting skills and the ability to interact with senior stakeholders in the business.
It’s an incredibly diverse role and no day is the same. If you like working in a fast paced environment then this could be the role for you!
What will it take?
We’re looking for an expert in what they do, exceptionally organised and ability to work on their own initiative. Problem solving and decision making skills are key as well, to be successful for this role you will be proactive in your approach and be able to manage multiple priorities. You will be dealing with senior stakeholders and will therefore be required to communicate effectively, clearly articulating and/or escalating issues ensuring the appropriate actions are taken and sufficient levels of control are in place.
We’d love to hear from you if you have:
Proven experience of working in Change
Excellent communication skills at all levels
Demonstrated capability for problem solving, decision making, sound judgment, assertiveness
Experience in planning and plan execution
Experience in the production and assurance of quality reports/packs/presentations
What will you get for your hard work? RED HOT Rewards
A generous holiday package and the option to buy more!
Private Medical Insurance - with the option to extend to family members
Pension! A market leading pension – we’ll top up your contributions too
Flexible benefits – customise your rewards to work for you!
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If we offer you a job and you accept, there are some checks we need to complete before you can start with us. This will include a credit and criminal record check, as well as providing 3 years' worth of satisfactory references.
Inclusion is at the heart of our culture. It’s written into our values. As part of our inclusion strategy, we want to build a truly inclusive culture, where every colleague and customer feels they belong, and our recruitment process reflects this approach.
Advertised: GMT Standard Time 13 Jan 2020
Applications close: GMT Standard Time
21 Jan 2020
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