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Project Officer - Housing Needs

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £150.00 - £170.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jordan Richards

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    Project Officer - Ho_1623083314

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Project Officer - Housing Needs


* To be fully conversant with the Council's financial regulations, contract standing orders and service specific procedures in relation to procurement and management of contracts and to ensure these are fully complied with.

* To assist the Programme Delivery Manager in the management of budgets ensuring that controls/procedures are adhered to and the validity of all payments made.

* To identify priorities using stock condition information and programme works accordingly

* To ensure proper risk assessments are carried out, managed and maintained in all areas of work

* To manage the complete contract process including; surveying property/works, consultation, preparing specifications, issuing works orders, preparing tenders, supervising contractors and working in partnership; ensuring that all health and safety procedures in connection with projects being managed are adhered to at all times and projects undertaken are delivered on time, within budget and with a high level of customer satisfaction.

* To fully consult and engage with stakeholders throughout all stages of the contract process, including presenting projects to groups and forums.

* To contribute effectively to the performance of the whole service actively promoting customer participation and ensuring quality and value for money is achieved in all aspects of the Service.

* To contribute as required to the provision of information so as to maintain and update the Council's stock condition data on appropriate IT systems.

* To contribute effectively to the team achieving and maintaining the Decent Homes Standard for the Council's stock

* To provide cover based on the needs of the business as necessary to ensure that all services are adequately provided

* Work subject to deadlines involving changing problems, circumstances or demand