Project Support Engineer - Project Plans, Scheduling, Risks, RAID logs
A Project Support Engineer with experience of Project Plans, Scheduling, Risks, RAID logs is required to work on a six month contract for our Defence client based in Renfrewshire.
This is a 6 months contract role but possibility of going permanent for our Land and Heavy Munitions site.
Overview of the Project Support Engineer contract role
The ETF Project Support person coordinates support for all project management activity and develops plans/provides data for management review to ensure delivery of projects on time within budget and scope.
Takes responsibility and leads the provision of Project support to the GM/Project Managers
Collects, organises and provides data to monitor status of the site programme, projects, customer and supplier commitments and compliance
Provides support to programme meetings and scheduled customer reviews
Perform schedule checks and housekeeping to maintain a robust data set
Assists in the development of project plans, strategies and processes to meet business goals
Supports the Project Managers Team with Identifying potential Risk, Issues and Opportunities
Supports the coordination of the commitments with internal and external organizations to fulfil strategies and meet the long term business plan.
Co-ordinate commercial opportunities through estimating and acceptance process
Manages project system set up/release documentation and facilitates the weekly project review meetings/Issuing and manages the open action and RAID (Risks/Assumptions/Issues/Dependences) log
Prepare and report business performance Key Process Indicators (KPI's) monthlyKey skills required for the Project Support Engineer
Expertise and experience in scheduling tools e.g. Microsoft Project.
Strong prior experience in working within a PMO function within a related or equivalent industry
Experience in coordinating teams of people to deliver results
Confident with conducting presentations and running meetings/workshops
Proficient user of MS Office applications, including Microsoft Project
Self-starter - proactive with limited requirement for direction
Able to prioritise and achieve tasks when under pressure
Detail oriented and customer focused with excellent time management skills
Be committed to continuous improvement within the role.The role is based in Bishopton, Renfrewshire
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