An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly ambitious Contracts Executive to join one of the UK’s foremost business support organisations. The Innovate 2 Succeed (I2S) project provides tailored support to SMEs to help them enhance their innovation management capability, resulting in increased effectiveness in generating and commercially exploiting their ideas.
To support this service our Company is looking to recruit an experienced Contracts Executive to contribute to the development and implementation of systems and processes to support the effective delivery of the I2S project, and provide executive support to the Project Manager and Innovation Advisers.
The ideal candidate will have experience of project working, ideally in a similar funded role, prior experience of financial and general monitoring and management systems, and experience working in a busy and demanding working environment. Experience working in a customer-facing role is also desirable. You will be proficient in handling different types of data, and have strong IT and advanced Excel skills. Experience using CRM and other data entry systems is desirable. We would welcome Graduate applicants with relevant degrees. You will be client-focused with excellent attention to detail. You will be a team player and self-starter, excited about working against challenging targets and timeframes, with strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to prioritise effectively.
This post is funded by the European Regional Development Fund.
Please note that our offices are currently based in Welwyn Garden City, and we are relocating to Hatfield from September 2017.
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