Programme Officer Job In Leamington Spa

Programme Officer

  • £200 - £400 per day
  • Posted: 16/03/2019
  • Leamington Spa
  • Job Ref: V51100169
  • Temporary

Job Details

We re seeking an experienced Local Government Programme Officer.
The post-holder will provide support to the Programme Manager including administrative support. Post will entail working with public sector partners in the development and delivery of collaborative Estate projects and locality based asset management plans. The post-holder will also prepare monitoring reports and assist with the submission of future funding bids. There will be regular contact with the Local Government Association (LGA), Cabinet Office and government departments and occasional travel across the County will be required.

Essential qualifications:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent experience
  • Managing projects
  • Managing capital or revenue budgets
  • Working with other local authorities, public sector bodies or partner agencies
  • Identifying funding opportunities and submission of bids
  • Public sector procurement regime
  • Performance management - data analysis and reporting
  • Project management systems and techniques
  • Microsoft office software suite
Skills and Abilities
  • Good inter-personal skills including negotiations
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage complex projects and prioritise competing work requirements
  • Ability to work to targets and tight deadlines
  • Ability to prepare and present reports and data

For further information please contact Ken Wood at Network Public Sector