Programme Officer x 2 (Regeneration)
The Greater London Authorities Regeneration Unit is looking to appoint two Programme Officers to act as delivery lead for a wide range of capital projects across the existing Further Education Capital programme, the Growing Places Fund and the new Skills for Londoners Capital Fund which combined represent a grant value of GBP324m. These programmes respond directly to priorities of the Mayor and London Enterprise Action Partnership (the London LEP).
We are looking for two exceptional candidates with experience of project management, building and maintaining strong relationships which will be with other GLA teams, LEAP and public and private sector funding partners and a good understanding of the planning and political context of London, ideally including familiarity with economic development, regeneration, place-making, and design quality management.
Leading the development and delivery of a portfolio of projects, from assessment of funding applications, through to contracting of funding agreements and the monitoring and reporting of project performance, you'll play a key role in ensuring successful delivery of major city-wide initiatives, from high-profile holistic regeneration projects, commercial developments, educational estates development schemes focused on London's extensive Further Education sector, and capital infrastructure projects all with a key focus on economic development and growth. You will also provide support in programme management of both funding programmes.
Both roles are fixed term contract or secondment opportunities until June 2018.
The roles will be based at London Fire Brigade Headquarters, based at Union Street (SE1)
We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We would welcome applications from candidates who are seeking part time work as these positions are open to job share.
In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days' annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan, childcare voucher scheme and a career average pension scheme.
If you have a question about the role or the recruitment process then please contact a member of the recruitment team via email quoting reference GLA2495.
To apply, please click on the apply button to visit our website.
Application closing date: Sunday 23 July :59 GMT.
Interviews will take place at: Union Street (SE1) on Monday 31 July 2017.
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