Project Support Officer - Great Place Scheme (OPDC)
(GLA) Grade 6 (£32,163)
Vacancy Description
Job reference no: OPDC-GPS-PSO
Location: West London & Union Street, SE1
Contract type: Fixed Term (1 year)
Closing Date: Thursday 21 June 2018
Interview Date: Friday 13 July 2018
Salary: £32,163
Grade: 6

To provide administrative and project-related support for an ambitious, community-focused arts and culture programme.  

Experienced in arts administration, production and project delivery? This is an exciting opportunity for a highly-organised individual to play a key role in the delivery of a world class arts and culture programme at one of London’s largest regeneration areas.


OPDC has been awarded funding from Heritage Lottery Fund and Arts Council England as part of the Great Place Scheme initiative, the goal of which is to ensure that art, culture and heritage are at the heart of the major developments planned for the area.


To achieve this, an ambitious 3-year programme is being developed with local people, businesses and organisations, which will uncover, connect and showcase the culture and heritage of London’s largest industrial area, Park Royal.  The project will also lead to opportunities for communities to play a stronger role in shaping and influencing one of the UK’s largest regeneration projects at Old Oak.

We are looking for a Project Support Officer to play a key role in the delivery of this world class, participatory cultural programme. The role will directly support the Great Place Programme Manager in overseeing the whole programme, ensuring projects are delivered on time and to the highest standard, and co-ordinating between multiple stakeholders to ensure the success of this exciting project.


Please click here for Job Description and Person Specification.


OPDC is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements and welcome applications from candidates seeking part time work as this role is open to job share. London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability. In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan, childcare voucher scheme and a career average pension scheme.

Application closing date:                Thursday 21 June 2018
Interviews will take place at:          169 Union Street, SE1 0LL on Friday 13 July 2018


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