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Ebury Gate, 23 Lower Belgrave Street, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 0NT

Project Support Officer - Government / Legal


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TOTAL CHARGE = £25.42ph + VAT

An experienced Project Management Support Officer in the private sector also specialising in drafting policy and maintaining and developing systems and databases. This candidate has proven experience engaging with senior stakeholders and maintaining effective communications channels with the wider public as well as implementing policy and services, evaluating and managing service improvement processes, policy analysis and public sector commissioning.

Organisations that the candidate has worked for include the Department of Health (Patient Online programme) Transport for London, Legal Services Commission, Home Office (Vetting and Baring Scheme), Ministry of Justice(Parole Board), Department of Business Enterprise and Regulatory Reform , Security Industry Authority and Serious Organised Crime Agency.

This candidate has a Criminology and Social Legal Studies Degree, Graduate diploma in Law and has completed the Legal Practice Course.

The candidate has proven skills in project management support, maintaining and developing systems databases and spreadsheets, report and policy drafting, planning and coordinating corporate events, collating background information for work streams, maintaining and developing relationships with senior stakeholders, team calendar and diary management and assisting with procurement processes for appointing external suppliers using Gateway and other systems.

A defining achievement in the candidate’s career was receiving a personal accolade from the director of her department after exhibiting effective problem solving skills. The candidate’s decisive action at a very critical and highly pressured moment during the breakdown of a substantial contract between the MET and a hardware supplier was well received by the organisation.

The candidate is looking to get into roles which will enable her to utilise her skills in policy, communications and law. Looking for band 6 & 7 roles in the public sector and HEO roles. The candidate has a strong interest in not for profit organisations, charities and voluntary sector also particularly those in the criminal justice and foreign policy realms.