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Junior Project Support Officer

R-036898
  1. Bristol
  1. Nuclear

Job Title: Junior Project Support Officer

Job Summary

In the Energy sector Atkins has an exceptional reputation for delivering innovative and cost-efficient solutions to some of the world's most technically challenging problems. 

Atkins supports the whole life cycle of the nuclear industry, building the next generation of nuclear power stations, keeping the current fleet operational and solving the decommissioning challenge.

Across the UK and the globe there are difficult issues to overcome to create a sustainable energy supply and there is a great opportunity to make a positive difference to people's lives and the environment.

Right now, we're going through a period of astonishing growth and have an opportunity for a Junior Project Support Officer to join our project support team. You will work as part of a small team, who support a variety of project managers with their project finances. Ideally you will have knowledge of entering data into spreadsheets to assist the Project Support Officers in their roles.  You will also tracki opportunities, manage client correspondence and maintain our project database.

The role will ideally suit someone looking to develop into becoming a project support officer with a keen interest in finance.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of entering data into spreadsheets.
  • Experience in using word processor, spreadsheets and email (preferably Microsoft Office).
  • Able to work to challenging deadlines.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a team and autonomously, once trained.
  • Flexible and self-motivated.
  • Capable of managing time effectively and prioritising workload.
  • Ideally educated to A level standard or equivalent; GCSE level Mathematics and English Language required.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Taking data and entering onto spreadsheets, checking for accuracy and missing information.
  • Monitoring client Contract Management Portal (CEMAR), including uploading and downloading documents for distribution.  Creating general communications and following up requests.
  • Maintaining the Nuclear Assets project database.
  • Managing the team inbox, actioning any requests and responding to queries.
  • Updating and tracking opportunities using the Client Relationship Management Tool (CRM).
  • Assisting the Project Support Team in ensuring the processes from winning work, project delivery to project closure are followed according to client and Atkins requirements.
  • Assisting in reviewing client monthly reports to ensure they meet client requirements.

Training:

Atkins develops individuals through a portfolio of training and development activities designed to help you make the best of your abilities and talents. We encourage participation in all forms of training and have an active programme of in-house and well as external training.

Reward & Benefits

Please refer to our website for full details of our benefits package, which includes the opportunity to purchase up to 15 days additional annual leave per year on top of our standard 25 days paid annual leave. Flexible working options will be considered for this vacancy.

ATKINS, part of the SNC Lavalin Group, is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary, it will be discussed with you at interview.

If applying to this role please do not refer to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

About Us
Atkins support flexible working and equal opportunities as we believe that diverse teams provide the best mix of interpersonal and technical skills needed to exceed our customers’ expectations. Our commitment to staff development is underpinned by numerous stable and long-term framework agreements with key clients.

We are one of the world’s foremost engineering and design consultancies, operating in most regions of the world, and in virtually every market. Choosing to work for Atkins will provide you with the opportunity to engage on some of the most exciting engineering challenges of our time. Together with our rewarding and flexible packages, you’ll have the perfect balance to bring your personal and career goals to fruition.

Reward & Benefits:

Please refer to our website for full details of our benefits package, which includes the opportunity to purchase up to 15 days additional annual leave per year on top of our standard 25 days paid annual leave.

Atkins, part of the SNC Lavalin Group, is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance.  If this is necessary, it will be discussed with you at interview. 

If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance

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