Lead Officer - Capital Programme & Asset Management 3 year term
South Kesteven District Council is investing in a multi-million pound redevelopment in Grantham town centre and are looking for a Lead Officer - Capital Programme & Asset Management Lead Officer who is up for a challenge! The Capital Programme & Asset Management Lead Officer will be part of a dynamic team delivering a flagship town centre project. You will be an energetic and motivated project manager who takes a key role in delivering our physical regeneration programme. Projects range from our new multiplex cinema with restaurants to public realm schemes and future building programmes. We are looking for a talented individual with strong leadership, commercial acumen and business expertise to join our team with managerial experience in complex capital project delivery and asset management. The St Peter’s Hill Development will provide a massive boost to our leisure economy and be a springboard for the regeneration of Grantham – a town with ambitious growth plans just an hour away by train from London. As the Lead Officer/ Project Manager you will play a vital role in ensuring the successful delivery of this major capital project, you will need to be a strategic thinker with excellent communication skills and a proven track record in successful project and asset management. You will have a proven track record of delivering large-scale capital projects and general fund property asset management. You will have experience of managing procurement processes including the production of tender documentation and a sound understanding of the RIBA design stages. You will work with staff, contractors and consultants to develop work programmes to guarantee the timely development and delivery of the project and define and manage the processes for monitoring and reviewing all aspects of progress. As the flagship for the regeneration of Grantham town centre, we believe this development will be pivotal in unlocking the potential of Grantham – the gateway to Lincolnshire. Join us at this exciting early stage of the project to oversee its successful delivery. You will receive a competitive package – salary, flexible working, car parking, generous holiday allowance, employee discounts. For more information please visit hays.co.uk/jobs/south-kesteven-district or contact Zandra Byatt, our retained Recruitment Consultant at Hays Construction & Property in Leicester. Any direct or third party applications will be sent to Hays.