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Capital Programme Manager

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 16/06/2019 23:59
£46,548.00 - £49,413.00 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Regeneration/ Economic Development
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Job details 

Closing date:
16 Jun

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This job is closed for applications.

Further information

In the North East of England and part of the wider Tees Valley sub-region, Darlington is a world class location that offers a great place to live and work.

Darlington's strategy for growth is based on capitalising on our outstanding assets of excellent transport links, a highly qualified local workforce, high achieving schools, good quality residential areas and a fantastic quality of life.

The successful applicant will play a pivotal role in delivering the Council's strategic Capital programme. The team's current and planned project portfolio includes commercial office builds, highways and civil engineering, and housing schemes.

You will be responsible for the development and delivery of a programme of projects across a range of service areas and will manage a team of Project Managers and Project Officers.

You will have approximately 5 years' experience as programme/project lead within a programme management/project management/construction environment, including on highly complex, high value and significantly demanding schemes.

You will also be able to demonstrate a track record in successful strategic project /programme management in one or more of the following fields: major commercial development, regeneration, housing, highways or civil engineering schemes.

In return, the rewards for working at the Council will go beyond the salary you will receive with numerous additional benefits such as:

• 31 days annual leave, plus public holidays
• Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
• Enhanced Maternity/Paternity and Adoption Leave Payments
• Additional Leave Purchase Scheme
• Flexi Time Scheme
• Cycle to Work Scheme in partnership with Halfords
• Access to Occupational Health, Physiotherapy and Counselling Services
• Regular health and wellbeing initiatives
• Reduced membership to the Dolphin Centre's 'Fit 4 Life' package

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Brian Robson, Head of Capital Projects on 01325 406608.

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