Project Support Officer - ELIGIBLE FOR DV CLEARANCE

Project Support Officers – Central London

*** Excellent opportunity to be sponsored for DV Clearance ***

About Us:

DSR is a specialist consultancy that provides managed services to Security Cleared organisations in both the Public and Private sectors.

Project Brief:

DSR is currently embarking on a major recruitment drive to recruit between 5 - 10 ambitious and exceptionally talented Project Support Officers to join an innovative Project Support team working within a fast-paced environment.

We have put plans in place for several innovative transformation and change projects to commence in 12 months’ time which will require dedicated support from experienced project support officers and co-ordinators.

As these projects will take place within highly secured environments, Project Support Officers will be required to undergo DV Clearance will need to meet a strict eligibility criterion before we can determine whether you can undergo this level of security vetting.

We do need to stress that the process of this level of security vetting can take 12 months to complete and once approved, only then will you be allowed onsite to work on these projects. We can only confirm a start date once your security vetting process has been completed and you have been granted DV clearance.

Candidate Profile:

We are looking for experienced Project Support Officers with a keen eye for detail, excellent organisational and administration skills who can demonstrate a pedigree of supporting large-scale and challenging projects (more than £500k sized budgets).

Project Support Officers must also possess and demonstrate the following mandatory skills and experience:

  • Strong experience of applying appropriate and differing methodologies/techniques to aid projects and maximise delivery success.
  • Strong experience of using enterprise project portfolio software (i.e. MS Projects, Primavera, etc.).
  • Experience of running the budget costs of a project.
  • General administrative skills including the use of MS packages.
  • Good interpersonal skills, able to work with all levels within the programme team and multiple stakeholders with competing priorities.
  • Effective communication and listening skills and the ability to deal with key project stakeholders.

For this, we will offer the Project Support Officers the opportunity to work in a diverse and experienced team and play a crucial role in changing the outlook of the client organisation.

This role would suit Project Support Officers who are already assigned on a long-term contract and are keen to secure their next contract assignment in 12 months’ time.

Assessment Event:

We anticipate an elevated level of interest for these roles, therefore, to ensure we select and recruit the best Project Support Officers; we will be holding a recruitment event in Central London in which we will be conducting face-to-face interviews with the best candidates.


If you are interested in this role, please apply with your current CV ASAP to be considered for shortlisting.

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20 Mar 2019