Project Officer - New Homes Team

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Recruiter: Hays

Project Officer - New Homes Team

£152 to £189 per hour | London | Date posted 28 Nov 2019

Project Officer-Interim Role-South London-Public Sector Organisation-up to £200 per day-Development team

Your new company
On behalf of our client, a public sector organisation in South London, Hays Property & Surveying are currently seeking a project Officer, to join the New homes Development Team.

Your new role
* Responsible for small scale new build and refurbishment projects from inception to completion, responsible for co-ordinating and directing a project team of internal staff and external consultants, including architects and employers agent, under direction of the Development Manager.
* To work independently and on own initiative on assigned projects or workstreams; assessing and resolving issues, in line with policies and procedures, escalating more complex issues where appropriate.
* Implementing and co-ordinating a programme of housing acquisitions and responsible for co-ordination of small scale new build projects under the direction of the Development Manager.

Some of the duties:
* Produce, present and seek approval for reports at key milestones, and be responsible for ensuring the scheme meets the programme objectives, agreed acceptance criteria and objectives for the long-term asset management strategy.
* Accountable for the project budget and funds of up to £1m.
* Managing the resident consultation process throughout the development process and ensure the objectives are met.
* Responsible for project support duties for the New Build and regeneration projects creating documents (e.g. minutes, presentations, spreadsheets and project plans), diary organisation, management of emails and co-ordinate communication plans using a variety of systems as required.
* Support Project Managers responsible for delivering New Homes and Regeneration projects including standing in for Project Managers at schemes meetings for projects between £5m-£25m and providing direction to internal staff and external consultants.

What you'll need to succeed
* Good IT skills and ability to gather, collate and process complex data
* Strong editorial and communication skills
* Stakeholder management experience
* Eye for details and accurate data entry skills
* Experience of project management

What you'll get in return
In return:
* Possibility to work for a well-established organisation
* Great location and excellent transport links
* Competitive rate

What you need to do now
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Job ref: 3728643
Application deadline:
26 Dec 2019