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Project Administrator

Published 25 June 2024
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
East Midlands
Job Starts: 25th June 2024
Office and Commercial Support

Job Description


Macildowie are currently looking for an experienced Project Administrator to work for business within Leicestershire. The successful candidate will provide support to enable consistent and high quality performance of the Programme Management Office (PMO). Key focus areas to include: planning, administration and logistics, reporting, supporting risk management and benefits management for the programme.

This is a permanent full time position working within a new team.


Upholding clear standards and providing guidance to meet the governance and reporting requirements of Building Excellence.

Ensuring adherence to the Framework and compliance with the toolkit and policies and procedures

Driving performance of small projects or workstreams within larger projects as agreed with the Head of Business Change and Governance.

Deputising for Programme Manager where required to drive performance of the Programme Manager's project portfolio.

Supporting with programme administration and logistics requirements for governance forums and meetings.

Running the monthly reporting cycle, working in collaboration with workstreams within the programme.

Proactively supporting monthly programme assurance activities including regular checks on all Projects within the Programme.

Data analysis activities for the Programme Management Office.

The management of updates and changes to Policies and Procedures

Production, maintenance and storage of programme documentation across the lifecycle of each project.

Co-ordinating training sessions and hold onboarding/inductions for Building Excellence new joiners.

Preparation of monthly packs.

Reviewing and monitoring progress on actions, risks and issues collated through the reporting process to regularly provide oversight at programme level.

The review of Mandate, Project Initiation Documents and Project Change requests as part of the responsibilities of the PMO.
Reporting on progress and programme controls, whilst supporting and challenging the individual workstreams.

Developing and managing a Group change calendar as an aggregate of Group, Functional, and Building Excellence calendars.

Managing change communications and being a gatekeeper for Group memos and communications related to change projects.

Support PA to Group Sales & Marketing

Perform general administration tasks such as diary management, travel bookings and expenses submissions for Group Sales & Marketing Director.

Provide adhoc support for Group Sales & Marketing e.g. Booking meeting rooms, hot desks.

Liaising of purchase orders & invoice submissions to finance.


In order to be considered you must have strong administration skills, have experience of using MS Office Package and strong communication skills

Project support experience is essential

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