Part-time Green Spaces and Sponsorship Officer (22.5 hours per week) (P1677)
Inclusive Salary Range (pro rata) £22,198 To £24,445 per year
Plus, up to 18.5% employer pension contribution
St Albans is a unique English Cathedral City with a colourful history which can be seen in the Roman remains and variety of beautiful architecture, heritage sites and conservation areas. Set within green belt, off the M25, A1M and M1 the District includes a cathedral, historic city centre and charming villages. Our refurbished offices are in the city centre near to the station (London St Pancras 20 minutes), shops and restaurants. In short it is a great place to live and work.
We are looking for a highly motivated individual to assist in the delivery of our very well-regarded Parks and Green Spaces Service. You will be the first point of contact to the public and stakeholders alike. You will have a flexible and approachable manner to enable you to interact with customers and stakeholders alike.
This is an ideal opportunity for you to join our team of enthusiastic individuals and help grow solid partnerships with providers and stakeholders to deliver our excellent Green Space and Cemetery Service. You will support the Principal Green Spaces Officer in the management of green spaces and ground maintenance within our district and be involved in the day to day administration and delivery of the service.
We are looking for an exceptional individual with excellent organisation skills, good attention to detail and the ability to create effective partnerships. An excellent communicator, with problem solving abilities, and the drive and determination to delivering excellent service to our customers.
The successful applicant will have good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications as well as experience of working in a customer service-oriented environment and in dealing with a diverse range of stakeholders. Experience of contract management/ monitoring, project management and horticultural industry is desirable, and a full and valid driving licence is essential. The successful applicant will have a keen desire to learn and develop.
We offer a competitive package which also includes up to 27 days annual leave, pension, comprehensive development and training, flexible working options, leisure and travel discounts and a number of other benefits that are available. This post is subject to a Basic Disclosure Check.
For an informal chat, please contact Daniel Flitton, Principal Green Spaces Officer 01727 819583
Closing date for applications: 17th November 2019
Interviews are scheduled for w/c: 25th November 2019