Interim Town Centre Programme Manager (Regeneration) job on a 4-6 month plus interim contract (remote working)
Your new company
You will be working for a large and growing Local Authority who are based in the Essex region and will become an important part of their Capital Projects/Programmes team. You will be ensuring effective implementation of the town centre interventions project which consists of procurement and provision of footfall cameras, provision of grants to retail/commercial premises to approve appearance of shop fronts, provision of 0% loans to encourage empty units back in to use, public realm works and securing empty shop units to arrange a programme of activities with the aim of increasing footfall and dwell time.
Your new role
You will be responsible for hands on project development and delivery as well as liaising with programme managers. The main aspects on the role will include procurement, tendering, project management and delivery, ensuring positive stakeholder relationships and working with the highways team to complete the design specifications. You will be liaising with finance and legal teams as well as the funding body and will be responsible for the contract administration.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have experience of working in a Project/Programme Management post and will ideally have a background in town centre regeneration. You could also come from a Town Centre Manager, Economic Development or Place Manager background. Ideally you will have experience of working in the public sector, however, this is not essential. You will need to follow a clear strategic delivery plan and ensure project/programme delivery.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a very competitive day rate that fall outside of IR35. This is a 4-6 month interim assignment with the possibility of an extension. Remote working is also supported although you may need to come into the office 2-3 times a month.
What you need to do now
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