Document Controller

  • Location

    Plymouth, Devon

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Zaida Bhana

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Document Controller, Contract, Plymouth

Due to the nature of the position , SC Clearance is required

Role Outline/Responsibilities:
* Document register
* Ongoing tracking sheet recording engineering and commercial documents status as required
* Records of correspondence (emails and letters) sent to and from the Contractor
Key Responsibilities
* To receive, check, log, distribute and issue/control of internal and supplier documentation using the project electronic document management system, in accordance with prescribed deliverables schedules and within agreed timescales
* Control of receipt, registration, scanning, distribution, filing and archiving of electronic and hardcopy formal internal and supplier documentation &amp correspondence
* Check all received documentation is legible and contains appropriate approvals
* Expediting of supplier documentation in accordance with deliverable schedules
* Ensure all project documentation is processed, transmitted and filed in accordance with the project electronic document management system, and can be retrieved in an accurate and timely manner
* Produce and distribute status reports to the project team when required
* Ensure all current and relevant documentation is uploaded to the document management system in accordance with the company metadata standard and business classification system / file plan
* Retiring relevant documentation when reaching superseded, cancelled or obsolete status
* Policing the document control process throughout the project team
* Providing first line document control and electronic document management system training support to the project team
* Assist project personnel to find documentation when requested
* Review and continuously improve the document control processes and procedures and to suggest solutions as appropriate
* Ensure the business areas use, access and store physical and electronic information in compliance with corporate and local policy, work instructions and individual business area requirements

Qualifications and Experience

  • UK Sole National
  • Has SC or ability to obtain SC clearance
  • Competent in use of Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Powerpoint
  • Good communications skills at all levels
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good facilitative skills
  • Good knowledge of different document management systems
  • Knowledge of Engineering, Commercial and Document Management procedures
  • Basic engineering knowledge
  • Previous use of on EDMS system
  • Previous Document Control experience of 3 years in a Construction / Engineering background