Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £16.60 - £24.40 gross per hour
  • Leeds

Description

Leeds City Council is one of the largest employers in West Yorkshire, with around 33,000 employees based over multiple sites. Reed Recruitment are delighted to be working in partnership with Leeds City Council providing them with all of their temporary staffing needs.

Currently Leeds City Council have a vacancy for a Project Officer and a Senior Project Officer.

You will be responsible for supporting and delivering new build housing projects in the Council’s largest programme of council housing development for decades. Responsibility for undertaking complex procurement exercises to select building contractors, leading projects, project work streams and multi-disciplinary project teams. Overseeing and maintaining project management controls and tools and engaging with key stakeholders.

Project Officer PAYE £16.60 UMBRELLA £20.55

Reporting to Senior Project Officer or Project Manager, this role supports the delivery of council projects and may lead on workstreams within large and complex long-term projects including progressing procurement exercises in accordance with defined procurement and governance rules. Candidates will be expected to engage key stakeholders and maintain project controls through the use of project management tools and techniques.

Senior Project Officer PAYE £19.62 UMBRELLA £24.40

Reporting directly to a Project Manager, this senior project role leads on the delivery of smaller projects and on workstreams within large and complex council-led project work including overseeing procurement exercises and leading multi-disciplinary project teams. Candidates will be expected to engage key stakeholders at a senior level and require little supervision to maintain project controls for numerous simultaneous activities through the use of project management tools and techniques.

Working Hours will be between Mondays - Friday between 9am - 5pm, in return for your skills and commitment you will receive market leading training, and a holiday entitlement of 28 days per year (including bank holidays), travel benefit and company healthcare scheme.

Keywords: Senior Project Officer, Project Officer, Project Management, Project Maintenance.

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  • project manager
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