Hillingdon Council: Putting our residents first.
We are looking recruit a Programme Consultation Officer who is required to undertake resident Leasehold Consultation on a range of planned housing maintenance projects.
This is a permanent full time (36 hours a week) post within the Capital Programme and Planned Works Team at the Civic Centre in Uxbridge
The Programme Consultation Officer will be responsible for working with colleagues to agree and implement for consultation plans for individual projects. This will also require them to work jointly with internal Project Managers as well as resident liaison staff at Council appointed Consultants and contractors. The will also be the main point of contact for providing advice on the Leasehold Consultation process.
About the team: The Capital Programme and Planned Works Team, which sits within the Council's Residents Services Directorate, leads on and manages all new build construction projects and refurbishment projects undertaken by the Council. This includes school expansions; new build supported living and general needs social housing; construction works on corporate building (libraries, sport and leisure centres, children centres etc.) as well as managing the housing planned maintenance programme. The team oversees all aspects of the construction works from the initial feasibility to the completion and handover of the sites/works to the end user.
You will be an experienced Programme Consultation Officer who has a thorough understanding of relevant Leasehold Consultation guidance and legislation.
You will need to have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) and must be able to explain the legislation that governs the Leasehold Consultations at all levels.
You are required to have excellent IT skills, (especially MS Word and MS Excel) and have experience of using Asset Management databases/systems.