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Machelen

Cisco

Associate Project Specialist

Company description

  • Cisco didn’t just build the Internet. We keep building it. We believe our innovation and our edge comes from our people.
  • Cisco is ranked in the top 30 best places to work globally by Fortune and LinkedIn – you’ll be joining a world recognised brand with a great reputation. 
  • We are proud to have a strong culture of openness, trust and fun. You’ll be working with some of the best brains in the business in a supportive, connected and technologically advanced environment. This is all outlined in our People Deal manifesto. 
  • We ensure our employees have great work life balance so every year you will be able to take your birthday off as an extra day’s holiday.
  • At Cisco we want to work for the benefit of everyone. All our employees get 5 days a year to pursue voluntary causes they are passionate about through our Time2Give initiative.
  • We have a wide range of generous benefits covering everything from healthcare, to pensions, consumer discounts and gym membership. 
  • You’ll be connected to people and information through the best collaboration tools and technologies, allowing for flexible working arrangements and working from home.
  • We ensure you are recognised for what you bring to Cisco through bonus schemes and our reward program Connected Recognition 

Job description

  • As a Project Specialist you will be responsible for developing and maintaining project plans for our customers.
  • You will work on projects big and small with customers from a whole range of industries such as telecoms service providers, retailers, government organisations, banks and many more. 
  • You will be working directly with customers and clients on a day to day basis; updating them on the progress their project and ensuring the project team have what they need to get the job done. 
  • You’ll tackle day to day project challenges head on, staying calm under pressure and working to reach as resolution.
  • Your responsibilities include cost control, forecasting and decision making around next steps.

Searched Profile

  • You need to be someone who is energised and excited by the world of technology. 
  • A passion for working with customers and collaboration. 
  • You have minimum BS/BA from a 3-4 year degree program; ideally in a business related discipline
  • You are able to live and work in the country of your application with no additional VISA sponsorship from Cisco 
  • You are fluent in English and Dutch/French (preferably all three)
  • You are able to begin full time employment on 1st March 2019 / 1st September 2019

We offer

  • For your first 3 months you’ll join a team of graduates from all over Europe at our training hub in Krakow Poland. This is a great time for you to network with and learn from your peers, and to have lots of fun. 
  • Your training is a unique blend of classroom based lectures, shadowing and job rotation. 
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