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Vacancy Details

Cost Planner Project Officer

West Berkshire Council
From £38553 to £46662 per annum (Grade K)
Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
29/06/2022 at 23:59
West Berkshire Council

If you are a professionally qualified individual, experienced in construction cost estimating, planning and management, as well as good knowledge and experience of project management techniques within the construction sector, we would like to hear from you.

We provide an in-house construction project management service for the local authority and are looking for an enthusiastic team player to join us.  

You will be joining an efficient and pragmatic professional team, dedicated to manage the complexities of projects on behalf of our clients.  Our combined knowledge of varied expertise, experiences and diversity, as well as our great team work ethos means there will always be someone ready to help or consider your input into decision making.

You'll be a strong communicator, comfortable interacting at all levels within and beyond the Authority as you successfully manage costs within a variety of construction projects in the Council’s Capital Projects and Capital Maintenance Programme.

West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 28 days per annum rising to a maximum of 33 days.

Please contact Yvonne Mubanga (Project Delivery Team Leader) on 01635 519283 for an informal chat about this role.

Equal Opportunities

The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people who fall within any of the nine protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010.

How to apply

Please complete an online application form. 

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Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed