Development Project Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to SK13 (currently £30,021 per annum)
Location: Council Offices, St Peters Hill, Grantham
Working Pattern: Full time
Advertised By: South Kesteven District Council
Job Category: Property Development
Advert End Date: 3 August 2018
South Kesteven are an ambitious Council with growth plans at the top of our agenda. The district has tremendous potential and we believe that by working in our communities and concentrating on growth we can achieve our vision which is to help our towns and villages thrive by creating vibrant communities where people want to live, work and invest.
The Council’s Housing Development team are looking to progress an ambitious programme of new housing and commercial projects to deliver on its investment priorities.
What you will do:
As a key member of a team fulfilling the client side project management role you will play an active part in assisting the team on projects from inception to completion. You will be an effective communicator with an ability to challenge and improve and help bring forward new opportunities.
What you will bring to the job:
Experience in project management or management of build contracts will be an important part of meeting the requirements of the post. Previous experience of working with public/statutory authorities, housing associations and developers will also be an advantage.
What we will do in return:
We are committed to caring for our employees both inside and outside the workplace and provide a variety of benefits, such as:
- a generous pension scheme,
- opportunities to progress and develop your career and skillset
- access to a range of health and wellbeing activities
- Flexible working
- generous leave entitlement of 25 days (rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service),
- travel season ticket loan and a variety of other staff/family friendly benefits and discounts.