Project Officer

£19.83 per hour
28 Nov 2017
26 Dec 2017
Job Function
Other, Project Support
Contract Type
Contract / Freelance
Full Time

Project Officer is needed to manage an exciting new project to implement a new model of social care for adults. This will build on existing strengths-based approaches that focus on what people can do and what assets they already have in their lives and communities.

Job Purpose

  • To manage key workstreams following Project Management frameworks to ensure that agreed deliverables are achieved to time, quality and budget and that the desired outcomes of the project are realised.
  • To build and maintain support from stakeholders for any organisational changes recommended and implemented by the project.
  • To ensure a benefits realisation plan is in place, to achieve the long term benefits of the project.

Person Specification

  • Formal project management qualification (Prince2 Foundation or equivalent) is highly desirable
  • Experience in managing projects involving process, procedural and cultural change
  • Experience of working in a social services environment would be desirable