Major Projects Commissioning Manager

2 days left

£47,773 - £49,879
28 May 2021
17 Jun 2021
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a motivated and ambitious project or progamme manager to play a key role in delivering Bristol City Council’s capital portfolio.

You’ll work within the Councils Capital Programme Management Office supporting the Head of Capital Projects to build high performing project and programme teams, monitor and maintain performance and coordinate Management Information and portfolio reporting.

You will work collaboratively to develop briefs, manage stakeholders, analyse commercial proposals, navigate decision pathways and provide support to the Programme Management Office to mobilise and deliver complex schemes across sectors.

What do I need to have?

You will have or be already or on the path to a professional level qualification and be committed to continued personal development. Experience of managing multi-disciplinary teams on major capital projects is important. You will have a good understanding of the Local Authority context and be confident working within a political environment.

You will also demonstrate success on large capital projects, stakeholder management and managing complex budgets. You will be able to show innovation and the capacity to build high performing diverse teams.

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 select click on the apply button.

If you have any further queries after reading the job advert along with the attached job paperwork then please contact James Anderson Head of Capital Projects on

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 and disabled candidates who are currently under-represented within this Service of Bristol City Council. Appointments will be made on merit.

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