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Project Support Officer

Contract  for Law Society in Birmingham

Project Support Officer

Contract length

12 months

Working pattern

Full time - flexible working may be considered

Working hours

35 hours per week

Location

Birmingham

The Law Society represents solicitors in England and Wales. From negotiating with and lobbying the profession's regulators, government and other decision makers, to offering training and advice, we're here to help, protect and promote solicitors.

The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) is the independent regulatory body of the Law Society in England and Wales. It regulates solicitors, firms and other individuals.

Corporate Solutions provides services to the Law Society and SRA in the following areas: HR, IT, Finance, PPMO, Sourcing, Property and Risk Management Assurance. Our vision is to build and run a high performing shared services operation which partners with our two customers to provide the services they require to deliver their core goals.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Support Officer to provide highly skilled project support to Programme and Project Managers and project teams in the establishment, monitoring and implementation of programmes and projects, using industry standard best practice project management processes and procedures.

Essential

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following knowledge, skills and experience:

Prince2 Foundation qualification or equivalent experience in a Prince2 environmentMS Office suite to intermediate level including MS Project and MS VisioProven experience of development and implementation of project processes and documentationExperience of project planning and working in a project office environmentHighly developed coaching, influencing and negotiating skillsHighly developed communication and stakeholder management skillsAbility to liaise and manage internal and external suppliers and other third party service providersExperience in project office document and quality managementWe offer a generous flexible benefits package, a friendly working environment and the opportunity to develop your career within a professional organisation.

We offer a generous flexible benefits package, a friendly working environment and the opportunity to develop your career within a professional organisation.

Job added on 27-10-2014