This is a fixed term contract of 2 years.
This is an exceptional opportunity for an ambitious capital programme professional to come and work in a forward-thinking council to lead and shape a once in a generation place making agenda within the Melton area.
Purpose of the job
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic individual to join the Melton Borough Council Growth and Regeneration team as a Capital Programme Manager.
This role reports directly to the Assistant Director for UKSPF delivery and Regeneration and will be part of our wider Growth and Regeneration team.
This role will work across the Growth and Regeneration department leading on and supporting the delivery of key capital programmes relating the council`s Asset Development Programme, Levelling Up Fund developments and also developing a deliverable proposition for the future of our leisure centres.
The successful candidate will be driven and motivated with an eye for detail. You will be a team player but confident to work independently and have a flexible attitude to working under pressure. We are looking for an individual with a positive outlook and a desire to deliver a quality service to the community we serve.
The successful candidate will have a demonstrable history of developing, securing permissions and ultimately delivering flagship capital programmes, within a local authority setting, on time and within budget
This opportunity would be ideal for an individual who is ambitious and forward thinking as the successful candidate will be at the forefront of delivering a once in a generation place shaping agenda for the Melton area.
Working for Melton Borough Council provides an excellent range of benefits and family friendly working policies. These include flexi-time with no core hours, agile working arrangements which enables multi-site and home working, generous leave entitlement, a full week off at Christmas, Local Authority Pension Scheme and a clear commitment to your continued professional development.
We look forward to hearing from you if you are looking for the chance to work for a forward-thinking council and make a real difference to the people of Melton and surrounding area.
You can find out more about this role by viewing the full job description and personal specification below.
We guarantee an interview to anyone who is a reservist, veteran or has a disability and meets the criteria for the role
For more information please visit https://www.melton.gov.uk/vacancies/
If you would like an informal chat, please do not to hesitate to get in touch with:
Lee Byrne: Assistant Director for UKSPF delivery and Regeneration
Telephone: 01664 502 589
Interview date: To be confirmed