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Major Projects Support Officer



Salary: £24,871 to 29,026 per annum

Permanent – 37 hours per week

 

Guildford Borough Council is committed to delivering meaningful change and significant improvements in the town centre, and our Corporate Plan sets an ambitious agenda for growth. Our Local Plan is nearing adoption, and our aspirational regeneration strategy and associated regeneration work programme set out a clear vision and provide a long-term and sustainable look at how we could deliver significant, integrated and meaningful improvements in public spaces, homes, transport, roads, shopping and leisure, balanced with protecting Guildford’s unique character.

There are a number of exciting opportunities available for the right person to be part of the recently established Major Projects Team that is leading on a number of innovative projects contributing to the above aims.

As Major Projects Support Officer, reporting to the Programme Manager, you will provide a comprehensive range of secretarial, administrative and project support duties for the Major Projects team in relation to the project managers’ roles in the redevelopment of Guildford Town Centre and engaging with the various internal and external stakeholders, whilst working within the organisation’s standard governance and processes.

The Major Projects Team has a high profile within the Council and the role will rely on you having good interpersonal skills and the ability to establish and maintain strong professional relationships at all levels.

Besides the opportunity to assist in the delivery of some of the most exciting projects in the Borough, you can look forward to an excellent contributory pension, generous flexible working arrangements, career development opportunities and the chance to be part of one of the best performing Councils in the country.

If you think you have the required experience and skills and would like to find out more about the opportunity please contact Claudia Frost, Major Projects Programme Manager on (01483) 444028.

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Friday 29 September 2017

Our preferred method is online application however if you do require a hard copy application pack please contact Human Resources, Guildford Borough Council, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB. Telephone (01483) 444111 (24-hr). Alternatively e-mail sally.nielsen@guildford.gov.uk quoting the relevant post number. Please note that we do not accept CVs, please ensure that you complete the application form fully.

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