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Programme Consultation Officer

  • Reference: LBH3933
  • Published on: Fri 23/02/2018 03:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 11/03/2018 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours:
  • Salary: £30324 - £31998
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Centre, Uxbridge, UB8 1UW
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About Hillingdon

Hillingdon Council: Putting our residents first.

About the job

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, lead​s​ ​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.

About the person

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.

Additional information

We offer a range of Company benefits. These vary according to the business area and role but may include:
  • local government average salary pension scheme
  • free parking (4 days a week) if based at the Civic Centre
  • a 36-hour week for all full-time staff
  • generous holiday entitlement: a minimum 23 days a year (plus bank holidays), rising to 28 days after five years' service. For more senior positions holiday entitlements can rise to a maximum of 36 days
  • career breaks
  • flexible working hours
  • season ticket loan
  • access to a Credit Union
  • on-site staff restaurant at Civic Centre
  • access to a wide range of training and courses
  • discount on a variety of Adult Education courses run by the Council
  • payment of professional fees where these are required
  • discounts at council-owned leisure centres and swimming pools at Hillingdon (Uxbridge), Queensmead (South Ruislip), Highgrove (Ruislip) and Botwell Green (Hayes)
  • cycle purchase scheme
  • car sharing scheme
  • 30% discount on green fees at council-owned golf courses

Interviews are scheduled for week commencing 5 March 2018 however this may be subject to change depending on business need.
Disability Confident Employer & Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy

Additional Information continued

Disability Confident Employer
& Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy