Interim Technical Project Assurance Officer – Hybrid Working

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Interim Technical Project Assurance Officer - Hybrid Working
Interim Position

PSR 1JP00056306

Posted: 23rd March 2022 09:42
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  • Pay Rate:

    Up to £450 per day pay range subject to IR35 status

  • Hours per Week:


  • Anticipated 12 months

  • Corsham
What's involved with this role:

Interim Technical Project Assurance Officer -Hybrid Working - PSR 1JP00056306 *Re-opened* 
Pay Rate: Up to £450 per day pay range subject to IR35 status

Flexible working. Must be able to spend 2 days a week in the office in Corsham (or 2 days a fortnight if location is a greater distance).

This role has been re-opened.

Key Accountabilities:

  • To work directly with team projects and a variety of the organisation and Industry Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) within the organisation to deliver technical release readiness risk assessments.
  • The primary responsibility will be to confirm that specific implementation of any team ICT, either new or legacy, has been fulfilled in accordance with JSP 604 and that they take account of national and departmental regulations
  • Engage with projects from the beginning.
  • Advise what they will need to do, to meet all standards
  • Know and advise where to find them.
  • Engage with the rule owners (SMEs)


Key Requirements:

  • Demonstrable awareness of Programme / Project Management techniques.
  • Relevant experience in an appropriate technical sphere, ideally in Communications or Information Systems.
  • A resilient individual who takes ownership of their work to deliver the expected risk assessments. (Resilient, Responsible)
  • Organised and disciplined to ensure timely delivery of assurance cases, but able to adapt plans to meet the business priorities and problems encountered. (Organiser, Adaptable, Problem Solver, Disciplined)
  • Strong analytical skills based around a desire to understand the detail and anticipate any issues with customers solutions. (Analytical, Precise, Preventer)


Desirable Requirements:

  • Awareness of Risk Management practices and processes.
  • APMP
  • HNC / HND / Honours Degree in a Science / Technology / Engineering subject or equivalent experience
  • Understand the Business, Understand the Information / Data and Understand the Technology to deliver the required business outcomes aligned to the Defence Enterprise expectations.
  • IT experience preferably with background knowledge of IT systems within Government Departments
  • Able to get to grips with technical aspect – does not need to be expert.
  • Experience application host environments
  • Migration apps into new environments.
  • Possible backgrounds:
    • Previously worked in a tech role in PM environment
    • Some architectural experience
    • Security assurance consultant
    • Service management role
  • Cloud hosting is desirable
  • Broad range for background.
  • Security Clearance Required

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

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  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, not that they would exclude candidates willing to travel/relocate, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. Qualifications and experience relevant to the job role – please give full details within your CV document
  5. Security Clearance Required

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for


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Interim Technical Project Assurance Officer - Hybrid Working
Client Category: Central Government Ministry

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