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Graduate Project Coordinator (Digital Technologies)

As the Graduate Project Coordinator you have the opportunity to work as part of a high performing, helpful and friendly team that values close collaboration with stakeholders, swiftly adding value and making a real difference to Nottingham Trent University.

Department: Digital Technologies (formerly Information Systems)
Location: City Campus
Salary: £23,500 p.a.

Digital Technologies are seeking to invest in a Graduate Project Coordinator who, by working with a large stakeholder community, will perform a variety of tasks supporting the delivery of a portfolio of strategic projects.

You have the opportunity to work as part of a high performing, helpful and friendly team that values close collaboration with stakeholders, swiftly adding value and making a real difference to Nottingham Trent University (NTU). Furthermore, we will provide you with the opportunity to achieve the PRINCE2 Foundation qualification and as much stretch as you need to put your skills into action, learn and progress.

The successful candidate will undertake the following tasks:

  • Requirements gathering and the management of Project Scope
  • Planning and Change Management
  • Status tracking and reporting
  • Configuration and document management
  • Project financial management
  • Resource and Third-Party Supplier Management
  • Administration

Successful candidates will need to be confident in dealing with a breadth of stakeholders and in the provision and presentation of complex information. The Project Office covers a diverse range of activities, and candidates will need to demonstrate a flexible approach to their work.

This role is part of NTU’s Graduate Development Programme, offering you an extensive range of development opportunities. The programme is personalised and tailored to your skill set to help you:

  • improve your workplace skills
  • advance your leadership skills
  • build your confidence
  • provide you with employment experience.

Please refer to the job description and person specification when completing your application to demonstrate how you meet the requirements for the role. 

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-European Economic Area (EEA) candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the University is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test.

UK Visas and Immigration, part of the Home Office, requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post.

For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

Don’t forget, you can get support from the NTU Employability Team for all stages of the recruitment process. Visit their website or email employability@ntu.ac.uk for more information.

Please email our team if you have any general queries in relation to the Graduate Development Programme or the requirements.

Job description

Person specification

If you have any questions regarding this position please contact Anthony Jordan, Project Manager, via email.

Assessment centre dates (your application will ask which one assessment centre you can attend should you make it to this stage):

  • 6 April 2020
  • 7 April 2020
  • 8 April 2020
  • 9 April 2020
  • 15 April 2020
  • 16 April 2020
  • 17 April 2020

Interview date: 6 May 2020

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Graduate Development Programme