Project Advisor and Co-ordinator

Project Advisor and Co-ordinator

£31,401 – £35,229 per annum

37 hours per week



At Blaby District Council we put the customer at the heart of everything we do. We are ambitious and want to deliver the very best outcomes for people by understanding the needs and priorities of our area. We have a culture of continuous improvement, constantly looking to eliminate waste and deliver valued services. We have recently reviewed how we manage our larger improvement projects, which includes a  fantastic new opportunity for an enthusiastic person to coordinate and advise on project and programme management .

You are organised, a natural at multi-tasking, comfortable with numbers, working on excel, with meticulous attention to detail and a positive attitude. Using your excellent communication skills, you will develop strong working relationships with a wide range of individuals, equally at home attending senior management meetings presenting reports and supporting the Council’s programme of projects. You understand the importance of good governance, milestone setting, financial analysis, risk management, progress management and reporting. This role will be at the centre of promoting a culture of good project management and embedding the project management framework across the council.

 Please note: If you are a disabled applicant and you meet all of the essential criteria of the Job Description and Person Specification you will be guaranteed an interview. You just need to let us know on the application form.

Benefits of working with us include a local government pension scheme, exciting career opportunities, flexible working including a flexi-time scheme, childcare vouchers and out of town offices with free car parking and cycle bays. To find out more, click on the links below: Working for us and Employee benefits 

To find out more about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact Alison Moran Performance and Audit Manager on 0116 2727732 for an informal discussion.

Where are we based?

The Main Council Offices are in a lovely little village called Narborough in Leicestershire which is just 3 miles from the M1, junction 21 and not far from the centre of Leicester. The local train station is only a 5 minutes walk away and there are regular bus links to and from the city centre. Click on the link for further information on where we are: How to find us

Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.


Closing date:    Midnight 9th July 2018

Interview date:  25th July 2018




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