Junior Project Manager

Recruiter
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Location
Knutsford
Salary
28000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
20 Mar 2017
Closes
24 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Project Management Assistant

Business Area: Infrastructure Services/Change Delivery/Risk & Control

Primary Location: Radbroke Hall

Salary: from GBP28,000

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. Please visit our website here for more information.

About Infrastructure Services

Infrastructure Services is a global team of c. 4,300 colleagues based in EMEA, US, APAC and Africa, led by Tony Kerrison. We are accountable for delivering and supporting resilient, secure infrastructure technology and services to customers, clients and colleagues.

About Change delivery

Change Delivery is a global team of circa 150 colleagues based in BTCR, BGOL, BTCI & London led by Adam Tomlinson. We are accountable for Project/Programme and Portfolio management for Infrastructure services funded and driven change

About the Risk & Control/Cyber Programme

This role provides an exciting and unique opportunity to be part of the Transformation Team driving the Strategic Barclays Risk & Control/Cyber agenda to deliver significant risk reduction across Barclays IS.

Overall purpose of role

The provision of support and guidance on project management processes, procedures, tools and techniques to programme and project managers and their teams. The use of project management software. The development, production and maintenance of time, resource, cost and exception plans. The tracking and reporting of progress and performance of projects, including those performed by third parties under contract. The maintenance of programme and/or project files. The servicing of project control boards, project assurance teams and quality review meetings. The analysis of performance and the maintenance of metric data and estimating models. The administration of project change control, including use of configuration management systems.

  • Assists with the compilation of project management reports. Maintains programme and project files from supplied actual and forecast data.
  • Ensuring adherence to relevant project standards and measures as required.

Risk and Control Objective

Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards

Person Specification

  • Takes responsibility for self and asks questions and seeks help when needed
  • Can organise self to execute activities and tasks to plan; Excellent Organisational Skills
  • Aware of the need and reasons for budgeting and of the major budget items in own organisation
  • Awareness of project life cycles and understanding of project plans and project team structures
  • Excellent Stakeholder Management
  • Proactive
  • Experience within Infrastructures - preferred

The Benefits:

Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our employees. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits that include a competitive salary and all the tools, technology and support you need to succeed.

Our Culture:

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

Barclays is an equal opportunity employer and are opposed to discrimination on any grounds.