Job posted10 OctTechnical Coordinator - Defence

  • Location: Barrow-In-Furness
  • Salary: Please enquire
  • Type: Contract
  • Posted: 10/10/2019
  • Closing Date: 31/10/2019

Job description

Technical Coordinator

A Technical Coordinator is required to work on a six month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Cumbria.

This is a 6 month contract with a leading UK defence business.

Overview of the Technical Coordinator contract role

Coordinate data by prioritising, producing and maintaining documentation and other correspondence. Providing support to the relevant teams, ensuring documentation and information is precise and up to date.

  • Extract, analyse and manipulate data within company management systems and format to meet Customer requirements.
  • Managing and maintenance of technical documentation and information.
  • Utilising the relevant management systems, ensure the data is safely recorded and stored.
  • Ensure that information is updated and aligns to various project requirements.
  • Provide detailed information outputs to support decision making.
  • Co-ordinate and maintain a proactive response to enquiries and the exchanging of information.
  • Ensure query resolution is dealt with in a timely and professional manner, whilst resolving any issues when possible.
  • Effective liaison and support to both internal and external Project/Functional teams.
  • Prioritise own workload to meet required deadlines ensuring accuracy at all times.
  • Support the capability of Business Administration by providing Mentoring and Induction for new starts within the job family.
  • Demonstrate a cost effective approach to office management, providing cost challenge where appropriate and highlight areas of concerns.
  • Utilise the Health, Safety & Environment (HS&E) Management System and documentation (e.g. Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Assessment) and proactively facilitate any health and safety actions in support of the office environment.
  • Utilise the Quality Management System (QMS) Process Library in order to proactively facilitate process adherence.
  • Ensure that all quality checks are conducted prior to releasing any documentation.

Key skills required for the Technical Coordinator

  • A good standard of general education (minimum of 5 GCSE's at Grade A - C including Maths and English desirable).
  • Achievement of/working towards European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) Advanced Level 3 or equivalent in Microsoft packages.
  • Apprenticeship in Business Administration Level 3 (National Vocational Qualification (NVQ)) or equivalent.
  • Ensure and maintain confidentiality of information and data at all times.
  • Level 2 keyboard skills would be an advantage.
  • Previous experience working within a busy administrative role is preferable.
  • Prioritise tasks, a highly efficient and motivated individual able to act on their own initiative, whilst paying particular attention to detail, with the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Shorthand/Speed Writing would be an advantage.

The role is based in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria - commutable from Carnforth, Milnthorpe, Lancaster, Morecambe, Penrith, Workington, Whitehaven and The Lake District

If you are a Tech Coordinator looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Coordinator opportunities please contact Kris Foston on or phone 0161 694 9200

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