PMO Assistant

Available in:

Duties Include:

  • Project setup
  • Project administration and maintenance
  • Assisting with revenue and cost recognition
  • Timesheet approvals
  • Expense claim approvals
  • Assisting with month end invoicing
  • Routing and delegation of PMO support requests
  • Managing weekly timesheet completion (project specific)
  • Dispatching invoices
  • Other ad-hoc administration duties

Essential Skills Required;

  • GCSE English and Maths (Grade A*-C), or equivalent
  • Good Excel spreadsheet skills. The ability to use charts, pivots and formulas would be desirable.
  • Excellent organisational skills and confidence in acting as the first point of contact by managing the teams group e-mail and arranging initial meetings with project managers
  • Discretion in handling confidential information
  • Ability to work to a high standard of accuracy

Additional Skills Required;

  • Can communicate effectively with colleagues and managers.
  • Good team player.
  • Quality focused.
  • Enthusiastic in the pursuit of duties.
  • Proactive and responsible in areas of expertise
  • Ability to work in a time pressured environment.§

Personal attributes you should have:

  • An organised approach and excellent time management and communication skills
  • You will have previous Administration experience and the ability to work well as part of a team
  • Have excellent computer skills - MS Office and the ability to pick up new software applications
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • The ability to use your own initiative but also know when matters need to be referred to a supervisor.
  • Be organised, dynamic, personable and approachable

Other Information:

Kainos is a professional services organisation with clients spread across the globe and we deliver projects both from client site, and from our offices. While we will attempt to base you on projects near or at your contracted office location, you need to be willing to travel to client sites and spend time away during the week if it is required.

Given the range and nature of work that we carry out for our clients, all Kainos employees are required to possesses up to date security clearance (Basic Disclosure, Access NI etc), if you do not already possess this, you will be asked to apply for it prior to joining Kainos.

We’re an inclusive bunch at Kainos and we believe in equal opportunity. We welcome applications from all walks of life, including those with criminal records. Everyone who is offered a position here undergoes a background check, however no one is treated differently due to their background where it isn’t relevant to the role. It’s important to note – failure to reveal information which is relevant to the position sought, could result in us having to withdraw the conditional offer of employment.

In short: Having a criminal record will not exclude you from a career with Kainos. This depends entirely on the nature and requirements of the position, together with the circumstances and background of offences.