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Employment Type:  Full Time
Employment Period:  Fixed Term
Salary:  Competitive salary & benefits

London, GB

Career Area:  Nuclear Development

SZC PA / Project Support Officer

A career that will deliver change. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve Net Zero. 


Location: London, hybrid working encouraged 
Employment type: The role will initially be offered on a 12 month fixed-term contract basis
Closing Date: 7th August 2021

The Opportunity


Our exciting Sizewell C (SZC) project – a proposed new nuclear power station to be built on the Suffolk coast - would provide dependable electricity to 6 million homes for 60 years which, along with renewables, will support Britain’s Net Zero aim by 2050.  


As PA/Project Support Officer you’ll be providing project and PA support to the senior Financing & Economic Regulation (F&ER) team and Nuclear Development (ND) Business Unit, whilst also working closely with the Exec PA to the F&ER Director. 

The Role


You’ll be providing support to the Virtual Data Room and working with the PA for the Managing Director ND on large meeting organisation, along with general administrative support to the Nuclear Development Business Unit. This is a demanding post requiring you to have excellent communication and organisational skills combined with a pro-active approach to the diverse workload. 


Specifically, you will be accountable for:

•    Working with the PAs for the ND MD and F&ER Director and Hinkley Point C Visitor Coordination Team with complex site visits and coordination
•    Organising meetings with Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and other government stakeholders
•    Providing Exec PA support and working as an integral part of a team contributing to team success, communications and a positive working environment
•    Managing documentation uploads and data entry to the Virtual Data Room, coordinating the capture of all documentation across ND and ensuring complete and accurate records are held if required
•    Supporting general administrative duties as they arise

The Skills


Nuclear Development is a fast-paced and evolving organisation. To be successful in this role you’ll need to demonstrate:

•    Extensive experience as a PA at an executive level along with team support
•    Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organisation with excellent stakeholder engagement skills
•    Attention to detail and accuracy
•    Flexible approach with the ability to multi-task and work on own initiative
•    Excellent organisational skills and ability to manage competing priorities
•    Discretion and confidentiality when dealing with sensitive and personal information
•    General administrative/secretarial knowledge
•    Good level of typing standard, formatting of documents and use of PowerPoint
•    Use of Outlook or similar diary/email application; Microsoft Office

Competitive Salary & Benefits


At EDF we’re dedicated to offering flexible benefits that support our people across all aspects of their lives. We’re delighted to offer a range of benefits to support our employees’ physical, emotional and financial wellbeing. 

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a market-leading company pension scheme, paid holidays and a range of flexible benefits, such as: a company incentive bonus plan, health cover, cycle to work scheme, discounts and employee pricing.


Please let us know if you’d like to discuss flexible working arrangements by highlighting this on your application. 

Why EDF?


Together, we can beat the climate crisis.  Together, we can help Britain achieve Net Zero.  

When it comes to saving the planet, everyone’s talking the talk these days. As Britain’s biggest generator of zero carbon electricity, we’re not just talking about it, we’re doing something about it.  

At EDF every single one of us is 100% committed to reducing the UK’s carbon emissions to Net Zero. We’re generating the right mix of low carbon electricity to power the nation today and building the low carbon infrastructure Britain will need tomorrow.   

Our people form a 10,000+ strong community, rich in diverse backgrounds and perspectives. We empower our people with the skills they need to build a successful career and to bring our purpose to life in their work. 

Join us and together we can help Britain achieve Net Zero. 

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