Programme Manager - Garden Community

Stafford, Staffordshire
£45,591 - £49,092 per annum
19 Jul 2019
26 Aug 2019
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Programme Manager - Garden Community

Grade M (NSCP 43 – 46) £45,591 - £49,092 per annum
37 Hours per week, Temporary Contract for 24 Months
Plus National Essential Car User Allowance £963 per annum
Relocation Package Available

Want to play a leading role in the biggest project the Stafford Borough Council has undertaken for decades?

We have been awarded £750,000 to undertake work on an exciting project for a potential new Garden Community in the north of Stafford Borough.

This could include around 10,000 homes, schools, medical and community facilities and new transport links.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced programme manager who has the chance to make their mark on a blank canvas. We need someone with vision and the ability to make things happen.

You will be working with major government partners – such as the Ministry of Defence and Homes England.

You will be a good leader and communicator. You will have the ability to influence and be innovative.

You won’t want to miss out on this!

Key Skills & Qualifications:

  • You must have significant experience of project or programme management of major development projects
  • You need extensive experience of working in partnership with complex stakeholder groups and engaging and consulting with communities
  • You must be able to demonstrate using project management principles to build and lead a multi-disciplinary project team
  • You must have a demonstrable understanding of the development process and development industry and be able to critically review and inform development appraisals and viability assessments
  • You must be an excellent leader who is able to empower employees, influence, adapt and respond to change
  • Your enthusiasm, initiative and innovative approach will get things done!

For further information and to apply, please visit our website by clicking the 'apply' button below. 

Closing date for completed applications: Monday 26 August 2019.

Interviews will be held Week commencing: Monday 2 September 2019