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Project Coordinator

Location: UK - Hatfield | Job-ID: 4661 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: IT Project Manangement


Project Coodinator
If you’re a Project Coordinator who delivers solutions rather than talks about them, we’re ready to welcome you to the team. We’ll give you broad experience, opportunities to pursue your interests and room to advance your career. If you’re a Project Coordinator looking for a high level of autonomy and end-to-end responsibility tasks within a project context as directed by a project manager, including support, reporting on costs / charges, managing parts of projects, administration, and scheduling and booking resources, Computacenter is the place to be. We’ll give you broad experience, opportunities to pursue your interests and room to advance your career.


Introduction to the role

• As a Project Coordinator you will work under general direction within a clear framework of accountability reporting to a project manager

• The tasks you will perform will include monitoring and controlling project expenditure, liaising with service providers to secure resource for the project, monitoring and controlling the work of project staff performing tasks delegated to the project co-ordinator

• You will typically undertake individual projects with a value of less than £50k but could also be part of a team and responsible for activities on projects with a significantly higher value

• You’ll be part of a close-knit Projects and Programme team, you’ll enjoy an environment where people support and respect each other

• We’ll empower you to find and deliver the solutions that put customer needs first, trust your judgement to make the big decisions and give you the space to get things done


Key Accountabilities

• Monitor and control expenditure on each budget to ensure only valid costs are received

• Develop and maintain strong relationships both internally and externally in order to achieve project objectives

• Collating and producing reports for review in line with project requirements 

• Coordinate resources in line with project plan to meet project requirements

• Understands and can apply project methodology principles to their work to achieve a successful project outcome

• Seeks opportunities to develop own skills and knowledge in order to progress within the project management area

• Produce documentation in line with project requirements

• Act in accordance with Computacenter Information Security Policies and report any potential or actual Security events or other Security risks to the organisation


Ideal candidate

• We’re looking for someone that can be flexible to work at customer sites across the UK when required

• Who is literate (able to write credible documents) and numerate (confident with calculating costs) 

• These skills should be backed up with experience of monitoring and reporting costs, managing and booking project resources

• You will also have experience of assisting with managing projects, collating and producing reports against defined requirements and deadlines

• You will need the ability to get on with people at all levels and have experience of working in a project team

• Ideally you are working towards a Prince 2 Practitioner qualification


"Achieve great things - for yourself, our customers and our business. At Computacenter we win together by making sure all our people have the autonomy to get things done and to find excellent solutions for our customers."


About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 15,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £4.35 billion (2018). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


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