Project Assistant

Full Time Permanent

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Project Assistant

Location Information – Croydon

Salary £24 – £30k DOE

A local manufacturer is now looking for a Project Assistant to join their team.

The PMO & Project Assistant will instil a professional confidence and control that our Project Managers will recognise and rely on. The PMO will ensure that projects are managed in adherence to company procedure and policy, whilst making strides towards obtaining future business in the most effective way possible. The PMO will drive forward our productivity by allowing for better planning and takeover, reducing the total time spent in achieving a first delivery. In the role of Project Assistant, there shall be a strong focus shall be on fulfilling the needs of our projects by supporting all back-office tasks within the project management team.

Project Assistant – Key Accountabilities

Work with all key business stakeholders to drive performance through improvements in governance, quality controls and project method

Demonstrate ownership of Project processes, ensuring compliance with its implementation at all stages of a project

Preparation, maintenance and development of project reporting tools

Support of the Project Managers during project start-up until serial release

Create all supporting project files and own the project structure

Effective communication of the project status to the project team and steer group

Preparation and upkeep of project related documentation

Promotes project coherence throughout the business

Ensure project compliance to Voith code of conduct and contract

Conducting peer reviews with project managers and making a positive contribution

To carry out other functions that are broadly consistent with role when required

Project Assistant – Qualifications  

Mechanical Engineering or Business based degree

APM or Prince qualifications

Experience of working in manufacturing, with repair and overhaul preferred

Experience of working within a project team

Fluent in MS Office including MS Project

Experience in using Microsoft Navision and Excel Jet reporting preferred.

For more information, please call Emily Jackson on (phone number removed)

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update

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