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Hampshire County Council

Basingstoke Canal Project Officer - HCC47318

Salary Range: £26,544 - £29,583 per annum

Work Location: Basingstoke Canal Centre, Mytchett

Hours per week: 37

Contract Type: Temporary (27 months)

Closing Date: 7 December 2020

Interview Date: 7 January 2021

Are you organised with experience of outdoor projects?

We are looking for a well organised self-starter to join our small team on the Basingstoke Canal – a heritage waterway and nature reserve. You will be a key member of the team delivering a varied range of canal maintenance, public access, and business development projects over the next 2 years. You will relish a challenge and have proven track record of delivering projects.

The successful applicant will be educated to degree level (or equivalent), with previous experience of project management in a countryside or associated outdoor environment. You will also be an effective communicator and work with a range of colleagues across two County Councils and with other key stakeholder such as volunteers and regulators. Thoroughly IT literate, you would ideally be familiar with project management software and have Prince 2 Foundation skills or equivalent.

What can we offer you?

Hampshire County Council is a flexible employer interested in making the most of your skills and offers a great work life balance. We will also invest in you through our internal development programmes and training. Hampshire County Council offers a competitive salary and benefits package, please see our website for details: Our Benefits Package

Contact details for an informal discussion:

James Taylor, Strategic Manager - Basingstoke Canal on 01252 370073.

Hampshire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all employees, workers and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.

In order to combat discrimination, no unnecessary conditions or requirements will be applied which could have a disproportionately adverse effect on any one group. All sections of the population will have equal access to jobs. No applicant or employee will receive less favourable treatment because of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership and pregnancy or maternity, unless a Genuine Occupational Requirement (GOR) applies.

We are a Disability Confident Employer - committed to ensuring that our recruitment and selection process is inclusive and accessible.

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