Project Manager

5 days left

Location
Bristol
Salary
£39,880 - £42,821
Posted
27 May 2021
Closes
17 Jun 2021
Ref
VAC001406
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are seeking to appoint a Project Manager in the City Transport Service (CT), in the Economy of Place Directorate in Bristol City Council. 

This role will take the lead in delivering an array of different projects and programmes across Bristol. 

Bristol is a modern European City with an ambitious agenda both within the City itself but more widely within the West of England Combined Area (WECA).

The Mayor’s One City Plan and Corporate Strategy detail a wide range of targets and this role will be key in delivering projects to help meet those targets. 

Key amongst these targets is our Ecological and Climate Emergency Commitments, the latter for the City to be carbon neutral by 2030.

You will be working with a range of both internal and external stakeholders such as Planning, Sustainable Transport, Maintenance, City Design, Public Transport providers, business community Cabinet Member, local ward councillors, members of the public and residents of Bristol. 

Recently completed projects include the delivery of the City’s contribution towards the £220m West of England metroBus programme. 

We are also developing our response to the Governments Clean Air Directive, which is likely to result in form of Clean Air Zone being implemented later this year.

We are supporting the Mayor’s ambitious programme to increase affordable housing numbers across the City. 

Other major projects that will need to be developed range from programme of eight Strategic Public Transport Corridors, development and rollout out of Liveable Neighbourhoods in the city, Mass Transit, MetroWest, Housing Infrastructure Fund bids to Government, Workplace Parking Levy and many more. 

This is an exciting opportunity for a project manager who wants to play an integral part in leading the development of Bristol into the future as a sustainable green city as well as its links with the wider West of England region.

 

Why Bristol City Council?

At Bristol City Council, we go that extra mile for our people; we offer a work environment which is fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high profile organisation.

Join us and you’ll receive a generous rewards package including flexible working and flexi-time, membership of the Local Government Pension scheme, and a generous annual leave allowance. In addition, you’ll be working in a supportive environment where you’ll have the chance to make Bristol a better place and contribute to its future.

 

How do I apply?

If you share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey please click on apply button.

If you wish to discuss any of the above or have any questions, please email john.roy@bristol.gov.uk or ring 07584140692.

To apply, please visit our website.

Closing date: 17 June 2021.

At Bristol City Council, we value having a workforce as diverse as the city we serve. We therefore welcome, develop and promote people from all sections of the community. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and minority ethnic candidates who are currently under-represented within this Service of Bristol City Council. Appointments will be made on merit.

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