We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic Project Manager to join our Housing Systems Implementation Team.
Fixed term until 31-3-2022 (with a possible extension) We would be happy to consider anyone who would like to apply on the basis of a secondment from their substantive job. If you would like to apply on the basis of a secondment please get the agreement from your manager before applying.
For an informal discussion, please contact Mo Lawless, Housing Systems Programme Manager on 01273 295975 or 07395282758.
About the role
Are you someone who enjoys a challenge and is always thinking about better ways of working?
If so, you might be the ideal candidate to join our busy Housing Systems Implementation Team.
Ideally we are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Project Manager to join our team to help us implement Phase 2 of the NPS Housing Project. We're due to implement Phase 1 in July this year, which replaces our current Housing Management system. Phase 2 will be looking at areas such as: Planned Maintenance, Property Lifecycle, Private Sector Leasing, and Mobile working to name a few. You’ll be working with colleagues across our service to map out their current business processes and help to set up the new system to improve how they work. You'll help prepare test plans and oversee the work of other members of the team to ensure that the system is working both for staff and for the benefit of our customers.
This is a fixed term role initially until 31-3-2022 within the Council’s Housing Service. You will be initially working from home, but our normal location is at the Housing Centre in Moulsecoomb.
As part of the application process we require you to answer some additional questions to support your application called 'Branching Questions'. These questions form part of the application process which you will find when you apply. Please read the document below 'Branching Questions Guidance'. Not following this guidance is likely to reduce your chances of success.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is less than 37 hours or term-time only.
Work Permits: This role does not meet the requirement for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Successful candidates will need to evidence that they have the Right to Work in the UK.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community but particularly encourage applicants from a BME or White Other background as well as those who identify as male or trans as these groups are currently under-represented in our Directorate workforce.