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Project Support Officer (PSO)

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About The Opportunity
In this role, you will be responsible for monitoring and controlling the quality performance and improvement of the various projects assigned to you. You assist the Head of Project Management Standards by reporting analyses on the cost / risk of projects in relation to the budget. Extensive analyses on available capacity and required capacity will also be done frequently.

You will be working Full-time for Fokker Techniek B.V. in Hoogerheide. You will report to the Head of Project Management Standards (HPMS).

Key Responsibilities
Your responsibilities are:
  • Assisting HPMS on operational topics.
  • Responsible for monitoring & control of the assigned projects.
  • Analyze and report to the HPMS on the cost / risk of the project in relation to the budget and explaining identified discrepancies.
  • Update/Monitor resource request and availability in the applicable systems.
  • Support process regarding requests for additional hired staff.
  •  Monitor time booking.
  • Prepare reports to Sr. management on HPMS behalf.
  • Assist the HPMS in Safety, Health, Environment & Quality (SHEQ) related items.
 Your skills and competences are:
  • To be successful in this role, you require a Bachelor level of education.
  • You have affinity with aircraft and live at maximum 75 km from Hoogerheide.
In general you are:
  • Result driven
  • Pro-active
  • Structured
  • Analytical
  • Hands on
Other important requirements are:
  • Have Excellent Excel skills.
  • Have a good verbal and written command of the Dutch/English language.

In return we offer you:
We offer an attractive package including a salary in line with industry standards, an annual profit-related payment and 40 days leave. The vacancy is rated in scale K.

Are you interested in this vacancy? Please apply by clicking on the Apply button on this page. 
For more information about this vacancy, please contact Debby Bosman (Recruiter) on debby.bosman@fokker.com.

About Us

GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.

Fokker Technologies, founded by aviation pioneer Anthony Fokker in 1919, was acquired by GKN Aerospace in 2015.

Fokker’s outstanding people and technologies are now fully integrated into the GKN Aerospace business. The result is a stronger GKN Aerospace business with enhanced market leadership positions, increased exposure to key growth platforms, a more comprehensive global manufacturing footprint and stronger technological offerings. Fokker’s industry-leading capabilities in aerostructures, electrical wiring systems, landing gear and services now sit within GKN Aerospace’s market-leading capabilities.

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A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

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