Project Coordinator (Temporary)
£18 per hour
Our client, a global manufacturing organisation located in Daventry, is currently looking to recruit a Project Coordinator to work on a temporary basis, initially for a period of 12 months.
The Project Coordinator will provide administrative and logistical support to a project team and project manager.
Working Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, this role will be paying an hourly rate of £18 per hour.
The successful candidate will primarily coordinate between the Purchasing, Engineering, Operation and Logistics functions of the business to ensure that all material orders are processed in a timely fashion, to enable manufacturing for the project to be completed on schedule.
Suitable applicants will ideally have previous experience of coordinating projects in a high volume manufacturing environment.
Duties & Responsibilities
- Identify, track, and work with others to resolve project issues.
- Monitor and communicate project status to project team.
- Assist with budget planning and tracking, research, and analytical support; provide input into the design and development of project plans and timelines.
- Assist with managing project risk; using quality tools to identify areas of risk.
- Document and share team learning's with other teams; draw on other experiences to enhance the success of the project.
- Maintain project notes, databases, and other records; monitor measures and communicate with Project Manager on status of specific projects and assignments.
- Ability to manage change, including issues and risks, within a project.
- Be able to track and report on the status of project deliverables.
- Ability to manage cross-functional schedules, with the use of schedule management tools.
- Previous experience of identifying, engaging and managing stakeholders on a project.
- Be aware of the steps to develop and manage a cross-functional resource plan for a project.
- Be able to understand the basic high-level tasks for each functional area on a project.
- Understand risk identification, analysis and mitigation.
About Morgan Jones
This role is being handled by Morgan Jones Recruitment & HR Consultants. We have been established as a quality recruitment business for over 17 years with a reputation for fair and equal representation.
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