Project Support Officer - SC Cleared at Ministry of Defence, Remote/Bristol, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • England, UK
  • Apr 22, 2021
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Imagine having a talent that could benefit someone you’ve never met and solve problems you didn’t even know existed. Well, you do, and you can. And we’re here to help you do just that. At PSR we are the go-to place for talented contractors and temps for a rich variety of civil service roles.


We’re looking for an SC Cleared Project Support Officer for a fast-paced, front end role with MOD Defence Digital. The role will be largely remote based presently with occasional requirement for travel to MOD Abbey Wood in Bristol and other UK locations.



As Project Support Officer, you will:

  • Support and work in concert with the Project Manager on projects to ensure outputs are delivered
  • Act as the focal point for all project and technical aspects of the projects
  • Support Stakeholder Project Management
  • Work with Stakeholders and External Contractors to ensure effective and efficient implementation of the project(s) (including travelling to sites when necessary)
  • Preparation and management of Change Requests
  • Review Service Level Agreements and Key Performance Indicator models
  • Management of the enterprise-level Risks and Issues associated with Services Delivery
  • Managing the preparation and delivery of technical briefs, status reports, chairing meetings and taking notes
  • Responsible for PM aspects such as acting as the Risk, Assumptions, Issues, Dependencies and Opportunities practitioner
  • Ensure that project documents are complete, current and appropriately stored
  • Undertake physical and records audit of software and hardware supporting the capabilities
  • Undertake Project Evaluation for the project, including financial accounting investigation and potential write-off activity.



You’ll have:

  • Valid SC Clearance.
  • ITIL v4.
  • APM PMQ or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of Agile delivery methodologies / Experience of Agile delivery methodologies preferably SAFe? (desirable).
  • Experience of project delivery.
  • Experience working with a range of stakeholders.
  • Experience of project planning and managing risks.
  • An understanding and using Business Cases.
  • Driving license and access to a vehicle.