Trainee Projects Co-ordinator - Head Office Hillington

Competitive plus benefits

  • Permanent
  • Head Office
  • Glasgow
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We’re looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Trainee Projects Co ordinator to work at our head office in Hillington, Glasgow.


Full time, Monday – Friday (37.5 hours)

Flexible working is available with this role.

About the role

As a Trainee Projects Coordinator, you will help our Projects team and managers meet goals to strict deadlines. Keeping up to date with all aspects of a project, you will work closely with a wide variety of departments to problem-solve and meet set objectives, with the overall aim to make the Arnold Clark customer experience even better.

You’ll be able to tackle the unexpected, keep one step ahead and work with a team to keep our projects on track, as well as demonstrate high levels of organisation and initiative. Some travel may be expected with this role.

Day-to-day duties

  • Helping to deliver projects within an agreed timescale.
  • Designing a project schedule and making the necessary adjustments if problems arise.
  • Maintaining project and task lists.
  • Documenting processes and policies.
  • Helping to motivate others to stay focused on a project’s main objectives.
  • Keeping management up to date with progress by preparing updates and presentations.
  • Making sure company policies and standards are always upheld.

Essential skills

  • A good grasp of Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Visio.
  • A proactive and flexible approach.
  • The ability to stay calm under pressure.
  • The ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative.
  • Strong communication skills and high standards of literacy.
  • The ability to multi-task and problem-solve.
  • High levels of organisation and accuracy.
  • A full driving licence held for a minimum of one year.

In return, you will receive full training and career development, as well as a variety of benefits including flexible hours, a lunch subsidy, private healthcare, life assurance and generous discounts.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.

Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.


Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Discount on new and used vehicles
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

About Arnold Clark

Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independent car retailer with over 200 branches across the UK. And you could be part of it.

  • Over 11,000 employees
  • Annual turnover of over £3 billion
  • 24 new car franchises
  • Retails over 280,000 vehicles per year
  • Servicing, repairs, MOTs and tyres

Employment with Arnold Clark is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check. Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview. Some benefits are only available after a qualifying period.