£19452 - £35379
DoE + benefits
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You'll be starting your career.
And helping national security.
Become the unexpected.
At Dstl, we protect lives. We take innovative science and technology and use it to keep the country safe. Drawing together world-class minds, we create unusual and unexpected solutions. Solutions that simply can't be delivered anywhere else. As a Project Co-ordinator, you'll gain valuable experience as you bring exciting, unique projects to fruition, working with skilled experts.
Whether you're supporting Project Managers or taking on your own tasks with supervision, you'll be working on projects of all sizes and complexity. No matter how long the project, you'll keep efficient records. As well as handling project documentation, schedules and financial data, you'll be the first point of contact, dealing with people from across the organisation. Networking and sharing best practice, you'll keep everyone aware of issues and developments. You can join us in a number of divisions.
This division works with front-line commands and wider government, providing all kinds of advice and solutions. It makes sure the UK's mission and weapons systems are cutting-edge by monitoring the latest technologies.
Chemical, Biological and Radiological Division
From chemical warfare detection systems to the latest advances in virology, this division provides an integrated chemistry, biology and radiation science capability.
Cyber and Information Systems Division
Technical excellence is at the heart of this division, which delivers projects with the potential to make an enormous impact. They span areas such as space, cyber defence and data science, often earning recognition for their contribution to defence's mission.
Counter Terrorism and Security
This division provides innovative science and technology (S&T) solutions for CTS operations. Specialist practitioners work in state-of-the-art facilities and deal with high density health and safety hazards such as explosives, chemicals, lasers, hostile locations, industrial and asbestos.
Defence and Security Analysis
This division helps the Ministry of Defence and wider government to make decisions about UK Defence and Security. They might concern critical policies or exciting new capabilities. It brings together international partners in industry and academia, and operates at the forefront of defence and security research and innovation.
If you have some experience of supporting projects or the drive to build a career in this field, this is a prime opportunity to learn and build your skills. With our training and development, you can progress and even gain a professional qualification. But first, you'll need to show us that you're ready for the role. We're looking for an organised individual, with a gift for communication and strong administration skills.
This isn't just a chance to build a future as an expert Project Manager. You'll make sure that Dstl has the capability to keep the country safe. Join us and become the unexpected.
Closing Date: 28th July 2019
To find out more about this role and the work of Dstl, please click the APPLY button and search for the vacancy reference 1635924. Follow the instructions to apply.