Programme Support Specialist

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  • Location:

    West Sussex, England

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  • Salary:

    £26000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, Bonus

  • Contact:

    Paul McGuinness

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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A Programme Support Specialist with experience of MS Project is required to join a Global, Market leading Aerospace company to support prestigious projects for international customers.

Role: Programme Support Specialist
As Programme Support Specialist you will be responsible for:

+ Tracking plans and schedules, including obtaining regular updates from Account Managers and task leads
+ Utilising Gantt, PERT, milestone charts, Earned Value Management (EVM), and other project management techniques to communicate progress and identify performance variances to facilitate focus and intervention on critical areas
+ Generation of strawman IMS models working independently from Proposal (RFP) documents such as the Statement of Work (SOW), and Contractor/Supplier Data Requirements List (C/SDRLs)
+ Lead/facilitate the planning, establishment and maintenance of the Performance Measurement
+ Review, recommend and implement, as appropriate, schedule work-around or recovery plans in a proactive manner


As Programme Support Specialist you will have experience of:

+ Degree qualified or equivalent in a relevant discipline
+ Knowledgeable in the use of Microsoft Project
+ Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office tools (e.g. Excel, PowerPoint)
+ Good communicator
+ Strong interpersonal skills and able to influence work with and influence diverse teams
+ Capable of prioritising tasks and self-managing in a fast paced and dynamic workplace