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Project Support Officer

Date Posted
October 27, 2022
Location
UK

Position Overview

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Are you an experienced Digital Project Support Officer who ideally has experience working in an agency environment? If so, we have an exciting, newly created position for a PSO to join our Delivery team here at UNRVLD.  

As the Project Support Officer, you will be accountable for the accuracy and clarity of UNRVLD staff bookings, ensuring clear and timely reporting, accurate forecasting and providing a service role to the PMO, new business function and discipline leads.  

You will be the subject matter expert in the UNRVLD Professional Services Automation software (PSA) and will provide guidance, training and ensuring adherence to tooling processes. 

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Modelling tentative/probable work to provide accurate timescales for delivery 
  • Ensuring project data is accurate and engagement start/end dates are correct 
  • Deliver, update and monitor reports quickly and efficiently to schedule and ad hoc 
  • Flagging where resource conflicts or inefficiencies are likely, and working with the wider team to resolve 
  • Supporting the wider team on creative resource solutions to ensure deadlines are met 
  • Maintaining and updating configuration of the PSA, including the rollout of new features 
  • Working with HR on recruitment demand 
  • Assist with booking resources where a project manager is not allocated 
  • Work alongside the heads of discipline to align resource management activity with other teams 
  • Adhere to, and champion established UNRVLD processes 
  • Suggest and develop improvements to process in response to business need 
  • Communicate clearly and succinctly with management and staff 
  • Be solution-focused and an expert in your field 

Key Requirements:

  • Extensive experience in a Project Support Officer position or similar
  • Experience using resource management software (Kantata / Kimble would be advantageous)
  • High organisation skills
  • Diary management/resource management experience essential
  • Experience working in an agency environment – desirable
  • Experience working in a technology department/business
  • Understanding of Agile delivery methods and meetings (such as Scrum)
  • Experience of managing relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Advanced Excel skills; analysing and transforming large volumes of complex data

We offer:

  • Excellent competitive salary based on your experience
  • Up to 25 days leave with the opportunity to buy and sell through our holiday trading scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Training and development
  • Online Doctor – appointment system
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Employee Assistance programme (EAP)
  • Perk box benefits account, including weekly coffee, monthly cinema ticket and birthday box
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Annual Flu vaccination
  • Annual team away days
  • Electric Vehicle scheme

We’re offering the opportunity to work flexibly, you choose where you want to work – at home or the office, whatever you feel comfortable with. We’re an equal opportunities employer who celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

About Us

UNRVLD is a pure play digital experience and marketing technology agency. Our vision is to unify the real and digital worlds by creating great experiences that matter to people in their daily lives. We use our ambition, creativity and skill to power amazing customer experiences for leading brands through the smart use of technology and data. 

Our 260+ digital specialists put value creation at the heart of everything we do. We deliver the outcomes our clients need to become more than just better. Being unrivalled is about setting a new standard through digital transformation or the optimisation of existing digital platforms and experiences.  

We have premium status with leading technology partners Sitecore, Optimizely, Contentful and InCrowd. We are famous for our work with The Open, New Era Cap, Royal Canin, NTT, Manpower and Barratt Homes.

Our flexible working practices and supporting benefits enable our employees to flourish.

With hubs in the UK in Belfast, Manchester, Leeds, Cardiff, London and Vilnius, we adopt a flexible working practice.

We are expanding our business and that means we need more great people, wherever you are in the world.

Take a look at the positions we have available and if anything fits, we’d love to hear from you.

Our flexible working practices and supporting benefits enable our employees to flourish.  With hubs in the UK in Manchester, Leeds, Cardiff, London and Vilnius, Lithuania, most roles are no longer location-dependent and working from home is part of our new normal.  

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