Assistant Project Officer - 2 Posts, 2 High Street, Perth PKC05202

Perth and Kinross Council
14 Feb 2019
28 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Assistant Project Officer, 2 Posts (Fixed Term until 31 March 2022) - PKC05202
£23,707 - £26,616
2 High Street, Perth

You will be a member of the Project Support Team responsible for project management and co-ordination of works relating to the Capital Programme within Education & Children’s Services, Perth and Kinross Council.

Your duties will involve the management of projects including writing project briefs, financial monitoring, undertaking public consultation, risk analysis, supporting Heads of Establishments and liaising with key stakeholders. You will be responsible for ensuring strict project governance including report writing and budget management.

This post requires a highly motivated person who has effective interpersonal and communication skills together with the ability to meet tight deadlines. A current valid driving licence is essential.

For further information on this post, please contact Mairi Milne on.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (including e-mail addresses) for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer.

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The Individual

You should have the ability to work under pressure and manage projects ensuring strict governance to strict timescales.

Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail and be flexible with the ability to undertake a variety of tasks.

Ability to deal effectively with staff, managers and other professionals, internally and externally.

Show commitment to high quality customer care and demonstrate excellent communication skills to converse with a variety of stakeholders.

You should have budget monitoring experience with the ability to monitor and control large budgets.

Travel within Perth and Kinross will be necessary within this post therefore a current full driving licence is required.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

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