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SuperWeston Delivery Team: Principal Project Officer

  • Employer: Place
  • Reference: PWPP0036
  • Published: Wed 05/01/2022, 11:30 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/01/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £30,000 - £34,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset

Directorate:                          Place             

Starting salary:                    JM1:- £32,234 per annum

Location:                               Based in Weston-super-Mare

Hours:                                    37 hours per week

Contract:                               Fixed term – 2 Years

Closing date:                         Sunday 16 January 2022

 

An internal secondment available to existing North Somerset Council Staff would be considered. Please ensure you have the permission of your line manager before applying.

Following the creation of our SuperWeston placemaking programme for Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset Council is recruiting a dedicated team to drive its delivery.

Our aim is to realise Weston’s potential as a model for twenty-first century seaside towns.  We are building on the feedback from thousands of people, we are on a journey to re-imagine and repurpose the town, step by step, to become a thriving and vital place to live, work and visit.  A major milestone on our journey will be See Monster project, arriving in May 2022 as part of the Unboxed Festival.

Our vision for Weston-super-Mare encompasses skills and business support, new and better homes, reinventing the retail core of the town centre and building its experience economy with heritage, art and culture at its centre.

You can expect to be supporting the overall programme design, management and reporting as well as working on specific priorities including the future of key buildings, reinventing our seafront concessions, developing a programme of meanwhile uses, creating new wayfinding solutions and bidding for funding.

You will be working alongside team members developing a strategic events programme for the town and building up the town’s arts & culture offer.

If you would like to join us on the journey to create Weston’s future, you will need to be able to demonstrate

  • Knowledge of project management approaches and a track record in delivering successful projects
  • Experience of specifying and tendering for services
  • Experience of setting and managing project budgets
  • Experience of analysing and presenting data to support reporting & decision making
  • An ability to work successfully with partners and respond to changing priorities
  • A commitment to the objectives of the SuperWeston programme

Want to know more and apply?

For an informal discussion, please contact Richard Blows, SuperWeston Placemaking Manager  on richard.blows@n-somerset.gov.uk or  07917 228421.

Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.

 

Anticipated interview date:       Tuesday 25 January 2022

 

North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

 

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  • PWPP0036
  • Employer: Place
  • Reference: PWPP0036
  • Published: Wed 05/01/2022, 11:30 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/01/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £30,000 - £34,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset

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