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Project Officer - 14 month fixed term contract

Location: Wimborne or remote

Hours:  Full-time

Salary: DOE

About the role

We’re looking for a project officer to join us on a fixed term contract for 14 months.

Your responsibilities will include

  • Working closely with the project manager, wider project team and business leads to provide support and knowledge sharing to meet project workload demands
  • Working closely with subject matter experts to understand business requirements
  • Investigating potential solutions and evaluating their viability
  • Identifying and communicating risks, remediations, assumptions, issues and dependencies
  • Coordinating implementation of agreed solutions
  • Supporting testing activities to ensure that all is delivered within time and quality expectations
  • Producing and delivering papers, reports and communications relevant to the work packages
  • Supporting business transition and helping establish change
  • Assisting with development of business cases

About you

We’re looking for someone who:

  • Has strong interpersonal skills with ability to work independently and within a team
  • Has a methodical approach to process; an aptitude for accuracy and attention to detail
  • Has a good organisational and communications skills.
  • Has am awareness of agile and waterfall project methodologies
  • Is familiar with delivery tools such as Teams and Jira
  • Shows excellent communication skills - written and verbal, with an ability to convey complex information to a broad audience
  • Is comfortable and flexible working in a fast paced environment
  • Is self-motivated with the ability to prioritise effectively to meet deadlines
  • Has an ability to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Has an understanding of change management and experience in identifying and applying appropriate approaches
  • Shows a positive "can do" attitude and is highly analytical;
  • Understands project management principles, practices, techniques and tools including facilitation, organisation and co-ordination
  • Has a risk management awareness including analysis of root causes


To read the full role profile, please click here 

Apply now

To apply for this role please send your CV and a covering letter (a maximum of one page in length please) to The covering letter should summarise the experience and skills you have which would be an asset to this role and why you believe you should be shortlisted for this position.