YTKO provides innovative, award-winning business and finance support for start-ups and for growth – ambitious SMEs in both the public and private sector. We have a long and distinguished track record of delivering tangible bottom line results for our clients and are proud of our heritage of absolute equality and diversity in our business base.
Our business growth services are delivered through a blend of training workshops and peer2peer action learning cohorts (online and face to face), 1:1 business coaching, mentoring, e-learning, and commercial consultancy. We are now looking for a Project Support Coordinator – Construction to join our busy team.
The Project Support Coordinator – Construction will provide support across several projects relating to construction training and supply chain development. These projects are funded by a number of different public sector bodies but are all tied to the improvement of the construction sector supply chain through skills and employment.
One of the main projects which the successful candidate will be involved in is the Digital Enablement for Small and Medium Enterprises (DESME). This is a European Social Fund (ESF) programme to address the leadership anddigital skills issues, which are undermining the construction sector, across the transition area of the Heart of the South West region. As a project, we will be engaging with SME and micro construction businesses to better understand the barriers to investing in leadership and digital training.
The key to our success is the experience and expertise in our teams. You’ll need demonstrate a good understanding of, and absolute commitment to, diversity and equality, and share our passion for the culture, vision and aims of YTKO. You’ll enjoy being part of a cohesive, focused team and delivering the highest quality results. Ensuring the YTKO ethos of client-focused delivery, innovation and value- add is demonstrated to clients, partners, funders and stakeholders is a key part of our culture.
This position requires strong interpersonal skills, for you to be a team player with the desire and ability to work effectively and consistently at rapid pace, even under the pressure of deadlines. You’ll be a real hands-on self-starter, prepared to do whatever it takes to deliver a successful project and a great impact for clients.
If this sounds like you, please click the “Apply Online” button on our website and complete our application form.
YTKO has a strong value set to which all our team have contributed to and demonstrate on a daily basis. We welcome applications from all candidates fulfilling the job requirements, regardless of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, religion or disability, firmly believing that a diverse and inclusive team, underpinned by a great, flexible culture, is fundamental to our success.
Devon (travel to our Plymouth and Exeter offices as well as across the region will be required)
£20,000 - £22,000 pa depending on skills and experience
Full time, fixed term contract until 30 September 2023