Junior Project Coordinator

Probe UK
18000.00 - 23000.00 GBP Annual + GBP18000 - GBP23000/annum + Pension
06 Aug 2019
03 Sep 2019
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Junior Project Coordinator
A very fast paced technology company is seeking a junior team member to join their Research & Development department Technical Centre in the South Midlands area. The company develop a range of products that incorporate electronics, software and plastics applications and materials and once past for release and product approval are then manufactured in mass overseas in Asia.
Duties of a Junior Project Coordinator:
* The purpose of the role is to support internal teams with data support related to product development and design changes, including materials and technology. This will be achieved by collating data and creating spreadsheets and documents in excel that can be interrogated by team leaders and department managers.
* The projects are focused on creating the latest innovation and also to reduce cost in the development programme that will in-turn lower manufacturing costs.
* This position will suit either a recent Sixth form leaver or a recent Graduate who is looking to gain some experience working in a busy office environment where the focus is getting innovation and concepts through the relevant gateways and into manufacture as quickly and as cost effective as possible.
The Applicant:
The right applicant will have a strong academic ability in regard to understanding statistics, mathematical data, spreadsheets and costings. A basic understanding or interest in product development would also be very advantageous, along with the understanding of commercial importance within designing and making a product.
* Applicants with good A Level results in Maths and Science or Degrees in Maths or Engineering subjects are desired, but other similar qualifications and areas or study will also be considered.
* Good communication and presentation are a must
* A strong ability to create and develop excel spreadsheets and the use of MS Office is also essential.
The position will offer a successful candidate the opportunity to work in a modern working environment with the latest technology. There will also be potentially the opportunity develop a longer-term career within the organisation post the initial 6-month interim period.
For more information regarding this Junior Project Coordinator role please forward your latest CV ASAP