Change Programme Senior Project Officer

£35,494 - £37,648 per year
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Change Programme

Change Programme Senior Project Officer

35 hours per week
Temporary for a period of up to 31 March 2018
£37,492 to £39,646 (including Distant Islands Allowance)

You will have a good understanding of the need to bring about changes and improve the way Local Government operates. The Senior Project Support Officer will provide support to the Change Programme Manager to enable the successful delivery of approved service reviews, change projects and other programme activities.

You will support the Change Programme Manager by providing first-line support for programme and project stakeholders, offering day to day issue resolution. In doing so you will be working with Heads of Service, project managers and related staff across a range of Council services to ensure that effective monitoring and reporting of project deliverables and project quality control and governance processes are put in place and maintained.

Applicants should be educated to degree level in addition to Practitioner level Prince 2 or equivalent. As well as having the skills, knowledge and experience required for the Project Officer post, you will be required to assist the Programme Manager with the management, direction and co-ordination of the small team of Project Officers.

This post is subject to membership of Basic Disclosure Scotland clearance.

For an informal chat about the post please contact Kenny Low, Programme Manager, Tel: 01856 873535, Ext. 2281.

It is anticipated that interviews will take place in week commencing 15 May 2017.

Closing date: Sunday 30 April 2017

Please note that interview expenses will be paid for this post.

See also: Our Recruitment Process.pdf
Job Description and Person Specification.pdf