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Project Officer

IT Services (ITS)

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £32,817 to £40,322 minimum per annum
Full Time / Permanent
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Thursday 09 September 2021
Closing Date:  Thursday 23 September 2021
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  039921-R

We are the University of Surrey, a leading University located in Guildford, Surrey. We are Research-focussed, and our Research focusses on the things that matter, like Sustainability, and AI.

With the launch of a revised University strategy, forward thinking, and doing. We are continuing to drive forward several exciting transformational programmes focussing on a new way of delivering courses to our students, and how we work.

Working at the university of surrey means working out of our beautiful Stag Hill campus, and also, we have adopted a hybrid working setup, meaning we provide you with the tools and where you work, we are flexible.

On top of the flexible working, we also have a great benefits package including pension scheme, child care assistance and discounted membership to our world-renowned Surrey Sports Park. But most importantly, a collaborative and diverse culture which brings out the best in our teams across the University.

Project Officer (PMO)

In this role you will be part of the Project Management Office (PMO), and will be provide key support to those at the forefront of our change Programmes, ensuring robust project governance is in place and that our project teams receive the information they require to manage projects, make decisions and deliver effective outcomes.

Within this role you will have a positive impact on how we deliver our key IT fuctions. Some of the day to day duties of your role will include maintaining project portfolio records, advising on governance procedures, and producing management reports for distribution to a range of key stakeholders, including senior colleagues, programme sponsors, Programme & Project Boards and governance groups.

The heritage of the University shows a recurring theme of doing things differently and achieving notable results through inventive and forward-thinking. As a specialist in your area, you will also contribute to the wider projects community on knowledge sharing and best practice.

This is an exciting time to be joining the University and an opportunity to bring your experience and skills into this role. You will shape and contribute to best practice and be part of the delivery of innovative change programmes and projects.

To apply, or for more information head over to our website or contact William Kirby in our Resourcing team, good luck from everyone here at the University of Surrey.

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For more information and to apply online, please download the further details and click on the 'apply online' button above.

The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all.  We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community.  Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.




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