Children's Capital Commissioning Officer

United Kingdom
32628.00 - 35286.00 GBP Annual
12 Apr 2018
19 Apr 2018
Job Type

Are you looking to develop a career in commissioning of education places or perhaps wishing to consolidate your career in an area where you can see with your own eyes, the impact you make in the lives of children and young people? If you are, this is an opportunity for you to join a team of dedicated professionals to deliver the Council's strategic objective of providing sufficient high quality education places in order to meet growing demand.

As Children's Capital Commissioning Officer, you will have a strong work ethic and be able to forward plan, dealing with conflicting demands in order to meet deadlines. You will also have excellent communication and negotiation skills in order to engage with a wide range of stakeholders. Your experience of producing high-quality reports and briefing papers will enable you to commission feasibility studies on capital, maintenance or improvements works, condition surveys and other services required to improve education provision in the borough. Although it would be beneficial if you have some knowledge of national and local government policies relating to the funding and maintenance of education settings, it is not essential as training can be provided.

The closing date for applications is Monday 30 April 2018.

It is expected that interviews will be held week commencing Monday 14 May 2018.

For any informal discussion you may want to have regarding this advert, please contact Ayodeji Olaniyi on or .

Royal Borough of Greenwich reserves the right to close any vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date should there be a high volume of applications received.