Project Management Coordinator

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Job Type

Land

Location

High Wycombe

Contract type

Permanent - Full-time

The Project Management Coordinator has the responsibility of working with the PMIP Project Managers to ensure increased professionalism of project management within Taylor Wimpey. This role will operate in each of our regional business units, coordinating reporting, training, skills improvement and implementation improvements across the country. This role reports into the Group Operations Director.

What you will do:

  • Promote a professional project management approach across TW
  • Organise and lead internal shared learning events in liaison with relevant central functions
  • Analysis, review and reporting of the operation of the PMIP process, opportunities for improvement and evolution to Group Operations Director
  • Support continuous improvement of TW approach to projects, PMIP Process and Toolkit – including facilitating scope extension of solution/principles where there is benefit to TW
  • Consolidate, prioritise and communicate lessons learned across the PM community and relevant central functions
  • Liaise with and advise on other business initiatives which may overlap with the scope of PMIP, or the capability of the project managers.

What you will have:

  • Strong knowledge of, and genuine interest in, Project Management and the application of Best Practice, having already achieved or with the desire to achieve APM PMQ or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of TW practices and processes, with the ability to challenge and question the norm
  • Strong IT skills (in particular MS Excel) and analytical skills with a desire to learn and improve skills and competence
  • Previous experience in supporting delivery of change initiatives, particularly experience in change control/configuration management
  • Ability to develop strong collaborative relationships with different areas of the business and senior management, with a desire to develop business breadth.

Individuals seeking employments at Taylor Wimpey should know that we foster a culture of inclusion and value diversity positively which creates a better workplace and delivers stronger outcomes. We commit to treating all our job applicants and employees fairly and with respect, irrespective of background, disability or any other protected characteristic. If you require any assistance with regards to reasonable adjustments during the application process, please do not hesitate to contact us.

What we will offer you:

Taylor Wimpey is a FTSE 100 business and one of the largest residential developers in the UK, building new homes and communities across England, Scotland and Wales. We are passionate about building new homes and communities with a focus on sustainability.

Our people are important to us and we want to make sure that we reward and recognise all the great work that they do. Our employees enjoy many standard benefits including access to the Taylor Wimpey House purchase discount scheme, pension (including company contributions), quality health cover, share save schemes as well as many flexible benefits such as buying additional holiday days, retails discounts, free Bupa health assessments and so much more.  Our benefits work perfectly with our culture where you feel valued as a member of a successful team. 

We offer industry leading subsidised professional training and development, which support our employees to excel and fulfil their career and personal goals in a variety of opportunities and environments. This in turn drives a strong succession of high performing customer centric leaders, really putting customers at the heart of everything we do. We embrace diversity and look to develop our people in the skills and areas they are most interested in, leveraging the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies, skills and experiences that each person brings to the company.

We work hard to attract the best talent for our award-winning business and are proud to feature in the top companies to work for on Glassdoor, voted for by our employees. If you are looking to join a thriving, company going through an exciting period then please get in touch. To read more about what it’s like to work with us then have a look at our Glassdoor profile by clicking here.

Closing Date

Monday 12th August 2019

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.