Project Assistant

  • Location
    Manchester, Manchester
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Salary
    £25,500.00/Year
  • OrganizationType
    Home/Office

Project Assistant


Manchester City Centre - hybrid


£25,500



Please note previous experience of working in projects is required for this role.



Are you a proactive and driven individual seeking an exciting opportunity in project coordination? Our client, a leading organisation in Manchester, is currently hiring a Project Assistant to join their dynamic team. If you have a passion for supporting projects from conception to completion and thrive in a fast-paced environment, then this is the role for you!


Key Responsibilities:



  • Collaborate with managers to assist in the planning, coordination, and execution of various projects.

  • Take ownership of administrative tasks such as scheduling meetings, preparing project documentation, and maintaining project files.

  • Prepare project progress reports, highlighting key milestones, risks, and issues for review by the project team.

  • Coordinate project team meetings, ensuring that agendas are set, minutes are taken, and action items are documented.

  • Assist in managing project budgets, tracking expenses, and ensuring compliance with financial guidelines.

  • Contribute to continuous improvement by suggesting innovative ideas and solutions to enhance project efficiency.

  • Liaise with stakeholders and vendors to ensure smooth communication and successful project outcomes.

  • Conduct research and provide support in the development of project proposals and presentations.


Desired Skills and Qualifications:



  • Excellent organisational skills, with the ability to multitask and prioritise effectively in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong attention to detail, ensuring accuracy and quality in all deliverables.

  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Proficient in using project management tools and software.

  • Strong problem-solving skills, able to identify issues and implement solutions.

  • A proactive mindset, showing initiative and willingness to take on new challenges.

  • Previous experience supporting projects or working in a project-based environment


Benefits:



  • Enjoy the flexibility of a hybrid working model, with opportunities to work remotely and in the office.

  • Maintain a healthy work-life balance with our client's highly regarded flexitime policy.

  • Join a supportive and collaborative team that values your contributions and encourages professional growth.


Salary: £25,500 per annum.



  • Convenient office location, with trams, trains and buses nearby


Recruitment Schedule:


Closing date: 15th February


Interviews: 28th and 29th February



Don't miss out on this excellent career opportunity! If you are ready to take the next step in your project coordination journey, apply now by emailing lizzie.kelly@office-angels.com or call 0161 832 7600


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Lizzie Kelly