Operational Support Associate

  • Job Reference: R15078
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2022
  • Recruiter: AWE
  • Website: https://www.awe.co.uk/
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary: £25,850 to £34,000
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

AWE's Nuclear Threat Reduction (NTR) Division are currently recruiting for an Operational Support Associate to provide direct support to the NTR Operations Group Leader and provide an enhanced line of sight for the diversity and breadth of work that the Group delivers. This role will be jointly responsible for generating and collating the Group's management information, managing tasking and resource allocation, chairing regular leadership meetings, and coordinating resolutions to emerging issues to support the successful delivery of the Group's programme. This is an excellent role for someone with strong organisational skills.

Location - Reading area

Package - £25,850 - £34,00 (depending on your suitability and level of experience)

AWE (one of the best 25 big companies to work for in the UK) offers an attractive array of benefits which include:

  • Market leading contributory pension scheme

  • Generous holiday entitlement - 270 hours a year (inclusive of Bank Holidays) plus every other Friday off

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary sacrifice scheme

The Role:

Our AWE NTR team work closely with external stakeholders to provide operational response capability.

Within this role, the successful candidate will be required to:

  • Demonstrate a proven ability to establish excellent working relationships with key internal stakeholders

  • Work efficiently with minimal guidance from the leadership team

  • Be able to interpret complex data into manageable formats

  • Exhibit strong presentation skills

  • Prioritise tasks and work under pressure

  • Have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Obtain a basic understanding of the business rhythm and associated company policies

  • Undertake continuous improvement across NTR

  • Utilise relevant business systems and Microsoft software packages

We would love to hear from excellent communicators with strong presentation skills and previous experience of stakeholder engagement.

Candidates must be willing and able to obtain and maintain the necessary security clearance for the role.