Project Coordinator - Major Projects

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Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Major Projects Infrastructure is BBC Engineering’s project delivery team specialising in managing the delivery of large scale and complex broadcast technology projects across multiple BBC divisions. MPI operate throughout the whole project lifecycle, from planning and shaping through to handover and closure. 

The successful candidates will work on a range of projects from the current MPI portfolio, which includes the Cardiff “Central Square” project and projects associated with the London Property Strategy. 

Main Responsibilities 
The Project CoOrdinator will coordinate and deliver supporting activities within the project, programme, or PMO, including resources, communications, collaboration, data collection and analysis. 

***Please refer to the Job Description for the full list of responsibilities.*** 

The Ideal Candidate 

As a Project CoOrdinator, you will have:
Excellent time management and organisational skills, with demonstrable experience of working under pressure to tight deadlines and managing a high workload with conflicting priorities. 
Approachable demeanour with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to influence and manage a range of relationships in a complex environment. 
Strong communication skills (verbal, written and listening): an ability to present information accurately and concisely. 
The ability to produce high quality professional presentations. 
Excellent attention to detail and quality and able to ensure documents are consistent in language, terminology and style. 
The ability to translate project/programme/change requirements into clear, understandable language. 
An appreciation of the core concepts and processes required within project management. 
Experience and understanding of effective corporate reporting and good management information. 
Proactive and able to work autonomously or as part of a team to make things happen – turning ideas and strategy into tangible realities and outcomes and processes. 
Flexible approach to work with a focus on delivery to deadlines and high standards. 
Ability to handle highly confidential information with tact and discretion. 
Strong Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel and Word) skills. 

About The Company 
We don’t focus simply on what we do – we also care how we do it. Our values and the way we behave are important to us. Please make sure you’ve read about our values and behaviours in the document attached below. You’ll be asked questions relating to them as part of your application for this role. 

The BBC is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore strongly encourages applications from underrepresented groups. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background. 

The BBC is currently implementing a Career Path Framework which will result in employees being aligned to generic job titles and job descriptions. Consequently, successful applicants may be realigned to a slightly different job title shortly after joining the BBC