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Project Manager

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    Housing & Local Authority

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    Up to £374.61 per day

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    Katie Ore

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  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 MONTH

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North Somerset Council

Akton recruitment has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join the team at the North Somerset Council.

Job Role: Project Manager

Job Purpose:

The council is responsible for the delivery of a wide range of statutory and non-statutory functions that directly impact upon the lives of the residents and the trading activities of businesses across North Somerset. This post is responsible for delivering specific identified projects, that are part of this council responsibility.

The technical lead will be responsible for managing, as part of a multi-disciplined team, service delivery through self and others, developing the service project plan and associated resource planning. The post holder will undertake research and recommend changes to the approved project objectives within service areas, that contribute to service improvements and developments.

A temporary IT Project Manager is required to lead and manage a couple of key project work streams for

  1. A reconfiguration of the existing Home to School Transport (HTST) IT system Mission IT. The role will focus on the testing and team processes to ensure the system supports successful future operations.
  2. Develop an appropriate general IT platform and systems for North Somerset's new Waste Company NSEC, ensuring compliance with legislation, regulatory standards, and local procedures. Additionally, ensure that existing on-line enquiries received via the council's website continue to integrate between customer services and the waste companies Backoffice systems (Whitespace).

Key Information:

3 Month Contract