Project Coordinator

Job Description: Project Co-Ordinator

Full time – Contractor day rate £200

This role will be based on-site

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work with the prestigious University of Oxford. Due to an Improving Wireless Programme that is currently undertaking a six-month Pilot to expand a Managed Wireless Service across University buildings, they are looking to hire a Project Coordinator.

We are looking for an experienced and well organised Project Co-ordinator to support the management of project delivery tasks, track resources, support communications, in conjunction to our Agile: Scrum framework/delivery processes. A key responsibility will be to support the Project Manager on collecting strategic data from key stakeholders.

The postholder will be responsible for:

  • Managing the creation, updating and escalations for workload captured in our programme backlog.
  • Facilitating daily check-in meetings to ensure operational progress is reviewed, tracked and any escalation points captured and actioned.
  • Support the issue resolution of any purchasing and/or finance issues that arise (in the Project Manager’s absence).
  • Supporting the Delivery Team with the planning of sprint activities and creating relevant tasks to assign to staff.
  • Supporting the Project Manager with key stakeholder engagement and eliciting strategic data.
  • Assist the Project Manager with financial engagement and issue resolution with Project Finance teams.
  • Assisting the Project Manager with preparing weekly/monthly progress reports.

Experience required:

  • Experience of delivering projects using the Agile: Scrum framework.
  • Experience of using agile project management tools e.g. Azure DevOps and/or Atlassian Jira.
  • Desirable: dealing with purchasing transactions and financial monitoring.
  • Familiarity with MS products (Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams, SharePoint, etc.) is essential.

Planet Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: Aw4005221_1708594540
Salary: £180 - £200 per day
Salary From: £180
Salary To: £200
Job Industries: IT
Job Locations: Oxford, Oxfordshire
Job Types: Contract
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