Project Coordinator at Smart DCC, Manchester/Remote, 6 Months initial, £Excellent Day Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Hybrid (Manchester, UK)
  • May 28, 2024
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Project Co-ordinator

London or Manchester – hybrid working model, 2 days a week office based, 3 days remote working

Excellent day rates

Fantastic opportunity to secure an initial 6 months day rate contract as a Project Co-ordinator based from either London or Manchester on a hybrid working model. The Project Co-ordinator perform a key role in ensuring the effective delivery of programmes and project and supporting the growth and development of the delivery practice.

What will you be doing?

• Setting up and maintaining of programme and project folders and control of baseline documentation

• Maintaining, monitoring and updating programme and project plans, schedules, risk and issue logs on behalf of assigned programmes and projects – working closely with programme and project managers to ensure quality and standards are adhered to

• Undertaking delivery responsibility for discrete project workstreams, work packages or deliverables as assigned by the programme or project

• Supporting programmes and projects in ensuring adherence to CDM methodology, frameworks and all project documentation is maintained to the required quality.

• Organising, attending and participating in programme and project meetings and other key events

• Documenting and following up on actions and decisions from key programme and project meetings.

What are we looking for?

• Strong experience in a Project Co-ordinator role for a large, complex organisation ideally in a regulated environment

• Self-starter with ‘can do’ approach, able to work independently and as part of a team in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

• Exceptional organisation skills, with the ability to prioritise across multiple conflicting project demands

• Strong communication both written and verbal and collaboration skills – ability to work effectively across internal and external teams

• Competent in using Microsoft suite of tools including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and working knowledge of MS Project

• Advanced Excel skills - ability to build and manage complex spreadsheets for management of information


About the DCC:

At the DCC, we believe in making Britain more connected, so we can all lead smarter, greener lives. That desire to make a difference is what drives us every day and it wouldn’t be possible without our people. Each person at the DCC brings a special kind of power to the business, and if you join us, we’ll give you the means to unleash yours. Here, we depend on each other and hold each other accountable. You have the power to challenge and make change, to take the initiative and enjoy real responsibility. Whether it’s doing purposeful work, helping us grow or building the career you want – we’ll give you the support to do it all. Our secure network for smart meters is transforming Britain’s energy system and helping the country’s fight against climate change: we want you to be part of our journey.

Company benefits:

The DCC’s continued success depends on our people. It’s important to us that you enjoy coming to work, and feel healthy, happy and rewarded. In this role, you’ll have access to a range of benefits which you can choose from to create a personalized plan unique to your lifestyle.

If there are any questions you’d like to ask before applying, please contact Nick Hayman or complete your application, so we can learn more about you. Your application will be carefully considered, and you’ll hear from us regarding its progress.

Join the DCC and discover the power of you.

What to do now

Choose ‘Apply now’ to fill out our short application, so that we can find out more about you. If you have any questions you’d like to ask before applying, please contact .

Capita Opportunity Statement:

The parent company, Capita Plc*, are a leading UK provider of technology enabled business services. We’re supporting and improving the lives of millions of people every day and we can only do this with the right people in place, working towards a shared goal. We encourage an open, honest working environment where everyone can be true to themselves, and people are valued for their differences. We’re always challenging each other to learn and improve, because we know when we work together, we can deliver better outcomes. We work across such a huge range of businesses and sectors, that you’ll have the opportunity to grow and develop your career in any number of directions. You’ll also become part of a network of 63,000 experienced, innovative, and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we’ll provide the support you need to do deliver. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you.