Senior Project Officer
(DNU/GLA) Grade 8 (£41,827)
Vacancy Description
Job reference: GLA2186
Contract type: FTC or Secondment until August 2018
Closing date: Monday 19 June 2017 at 23.59 GMT
Interview date: w/c 3 July 2017
Salary: £41,827 per annum
Grade: 8
“Are you a skilled and self-assured project manager?  Have you been tempted by the thought of putting policy into practice?  Do you thrive when confronted with a problem to solve or when asked to negotiate complex contractual arrangements”?

If so, a role in the GLA’s Regeneration Delivery Unit may be for you.  The Delivery Unit commissions and manages projects that support the Mayors objectives of creating jobs for Londoners, helping Londoners gain the skills and experience they need to compete in London’s competitive labour market, and helping businesses to grow. 

We are looking for a Senior Project Officer to work in a team who commission and manage the delivery of the GLA’s ESF Programme. You will manage a portfolio that will include both ESF and GLA projects. You will come to us with excellent stakeholder management and organisation skills, experience of delivering programmes or projects, and the ability to analyse and interpret information to assess risk, brief decision makers and identify workable solutions to problems as they arise.  The role offers a great way to develop your career at the GLA and may suit those interested in a secondment.
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 and disability. 

We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We welcome application from candidates who are seeking part time work as this role is open to job share. 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 pension scheme. 

If you have a question about the role or the recruitment process, then please contact a member of the recruitment team via email on  quoting reference GLA2186

Application closing date:            Monday 19 June 2017 at 23:59 GMT
Interviews will take place at:       City Hall on w/c 3 July 2017

Please note we do not accept CV’s for this role. All applications for this vacancy must be submitted via our online recruitment system. To apply and for a copy of the Job Description and Person specification, please click the "Apply Now" button below.