Job title: Projects Support Officer - WFM - 12-month fixed term contract
Base location: Fully remote
Salary: Up to £40,000
As a global company of 50,000 employees, Workforce Management underpins many of the vital services that Serco provides. We have a strategic objective of Executing Brilliantly', aligned with an ambition to be the best managed business in our sectors'. For us to achieve this, it has been identified that Workforce Management (WFM) is a critical enabling capability.
In this role you will provide critical Project Support to the UK&E WFM Centre of Excellence as it delivers an ambitious Enterprise Workforce Solutions Programme (EWS) across the UK and Europe Division. You'll be responsible for providing project and administrative support directly to the Project Managers, in ensuring supporting EWS governance and assurance requirements are met. You'll ensure the EWS implementations are delivered through defined best practice standards and you'll proactively liaise with key stakeholders to coordinate and manage day-to-day implementation/engagement activity. In return we can offer a supportive and collaborative environment that respects work/life balance and ultimately contributes to the delivery of vital public services in the UK.
What you'll need to do the role
Firstly, you'll need PMO experience and/or experience of supporting Projects and Programmes. You'll need strong experience in process, tracking and reporting management on behalf of a multi-faceted internal delivery team. You'll need to be customer focussed, both within the WFM Team and across the UK&E Division. You'll need experience working in a matrix organisation providing services across disparate locations, capabilities and stakeholders You'll be comfortable with large amounts of data and operating within a complex environment. You'll have the ability to deliver high quality formal reports and presentations within tight timelines. Lastly, you'll need the ability to communicate across a diverse community of stakeholders with the ability to work in a dynamic environment, managing multiple & changing priorities.
Meaningful and vital work: As part of the WFM team, you'll be able to strongly influence the business units' efforts that help us to deliver essential services that make a real difference to society.
A world of opportunity: Working for a globally operating business delivering essential services across 5 vital sectors, you can build a fulfilling career doing work aligned to your strengths and interests.
Great people: You'll find yourself working with a variety of highly motivated, supportive and experienced colleagues, where no two days are the same.
What we offer
- Up to £40,000 basic salary
- Contributory pension scheme
- An autonomous and supportive culture.
- The chance to make a positive difference to public sector services.
By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.
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