Haringey Council is one of 32 in London. Haringey is an extremely diverse, vibrant borough and the Council has set clear ambitious objectives through its borough plan to make Haringey a better place to live, encourage investment and create opportunities that all can share. Haringey’s vision for the future is one of sustainable growth, in housing and jobs and on helping our residents and businesses take advantage of that growth. The capital construction project delivery programme of £250m+ aims to deliver world class education environments for all our children and young people, outstanding civic amenities, high quality homes and a reduced carbon footprint.
Our prominent London Council is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our Major Projects Team. This Council is a fast-paced, changing organisation, which is continuously adapting to offer fantastic services to our residents.
We know that ideas can change the way we deliver our services and make positive, practical impacts on the lives of our residents. That’s why we’re building a community full of energy and creativity, whichever department you work in. If you’re ideas-driven and want to do Haringey proud, this is the place to be.
We are looking for Senior Project Manager will manage and be responsible for the successful delivery of significant, large, and complex projects to construct, refurbish, adapt, and maintain Haringey’s council’s estate in line with corporate objectives, and government legalisation. They will assume a proactive role, working with the project team to deliver high quality and value for money projects using effective project management techniques, to deliver on council priorities and regeneration and property-related objectives.
We are looking for someone with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of project and programme issues within the public sector with a degree level or equivalent qualification in a construction related field. You will have track record of deploying excellent problem-solving and negotiation skills in working with partners, consultants, contractors, and stakeholders to deliver the Council’s desired objectives in a capital projects delivery context. You will have experience of managing capital budgets, ensuring that financial records and systems are maintained, that budget allocations are controlled, and of achieving value for money and identifying opportunities for cost savings.
Working here isn’t just about the sense of fulfilment you’ll get from your work – Haringey the place has a huge amount to offer. Not only do our fantastic transport connections mean we are just minutes away from central London, but there is also so much to do in the borough itself. Haringey buzzes with entertainment, attitude, artistic and cultural life – through its pubs, clubs, cinemas, theatres, arts centres, community groups and even festivals.
Everybody who works for Haringey Council helps to make our vision for an even better Haringey a reality. Our values – Human, Ambitious, Accountable and Professional – will help us to achieve our ambitions.
Closing date: 31 July 2022.