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Assistant Director

£600 to £700 Per Day
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20 Sep 2022
Outside IR35 Flexible working Infrastructure and Major Projects - Assistant Director - Job Description: Reporting directly to the Director for Infrastructure Planning and Major Projects, you will be responsible for leading the Infrastructure and Major Projects Group. The group comprises the Major Projects Delivery Team and the Programme Management Office (PMO), both established in April 2021. You will be accountable for the delivery of an existing multi-million-pound portfolio of Projects and Programmes and the development of new projects and programmes from the Surrey Infrastructure Plan pipeline and emerging priorities of the Council. Working closely with your PMO, you will be accountable for the governance of all of the programme; managing budgetary control, schedule, quality, and delivery of all KPIs. You will provide leadership to your teams and colleagues, strengthening skills and capabilities and upholding the Councils Values. You will work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to promote sustainable solutions, delivered efficiently and effectively with a focus on the whole asset lifecycle. You will lead the group on all matters of Health, Safety and Wellbeing, promoting best practice and continual improvement. You will lead a review of group structure, working closely with the Director and your direct reports to transition the group through the next phase of delivery and growth. This will see a further expansion of both teams to deliver a larger portfolio of programmes and projects and for the PMO to support the wider Directorate needs. You will have a proven track record of delivering large programmes of infrastructure projects in a challenging environment. Ideally, you will be qualified to degree level and have membership of a Programme/Project Management Association or equivalent professional body
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  • Job Reference: 717196026-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Highfield Professional Solutions Ltd
    Highfield Professional Solutions Ltd
  • Location: Surrey
  • Salary: £600 to £700 Per Day
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Contract