Position: Project Coordinator
Salary: GBP26000 - GBP34000 per annum
Ref: 523881_1591970373
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 12/06/2020
Expiry Date: 10/07/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Inverness/Perth
Salary: £26,000 - £34,000 depending on skills and experience
Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time 37 hours per week

About the Department

Transmission operates under licence as Scottish Hydro Electric (SHE) Transmission plc, responsible for the transmission of electricity in the north of Scotland. We own and maintain the 132kV, 275kV and 400kV electricity transmission network in our licence area. Our network comprises of underground cables, overhead wooden poles, steel towers and electricity substations, and it extends over a quarter of the UK land mass across some of its most challenging terrain.

What is the Role?

Our Networks business has a large portfolio of projects across the region, and we are looking for a Project Coordinator to join us on our journey. As Project Coordinator, you'll working closely with our Project Managers to assist in the successful delivery of several major projects across Scotland. You'll manage the preparation and compilation of key project documents, and will ensure all the project teams movements, calendars, meetings and necessary scheduling are carried out smoothly and efficiently. In this role, you'll interact with key stakeholders for each project, liaising on project details and attending meetings where required. In addition, you'll look after all associated engagement paperwork for the projects, such as invoices, Purchase Orders, requisitions and external resource engagement requests.

Travel and overnight stays will be required; therefore a driving licence is preferred.

What do I need?

To ensure you get the most from your role, we ask that you have excellent administration and organisational skills; this role is a busy one, and will allow you an opportunity to learn about our business, and interact with a wide range of stakeholders. You will be highly literate with a keen eye for detail, and an ability to prioritise workload in demanding timescales. You should also have a proven ability to manage different stakeholders at once, sometimes with conflicting priorities, and be able to prioritise and work in the most effectively way.

The role will also involve managing the project accounts and forecasts.

Our Benefits

Were committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online however to discuss any adjustments you may require to submit your application please get in touch. Well let you know the outcome of your application after the closing date.

This vacancy is open to both internal and external candidates. The successful candidate may be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process if their vetting level changes. This includes a basic criminal records check.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.