Business Support Manager

    • Full Time
    • Midlands
    • Closing date: Jul 3, 2017

    Cheltenham Borough Council

    Local Authority

    Destination Cheltenham – are you up for the challenge of driving this agenda?


    We are looking for an enthusiastic person with a track record of project delivery.    With a specialism in urban design and landscape architecture, you will have the opportunity to influence the place making agenda of Cheltenham.  For this role you will be required to work across a variety of projects and flex your expertise to inform the wider context of the team including urban design, public realm design, landscape design, transport and drainage. You will need to be adaptable, working with partners, businesses, communities and external agencies in the inception, design and implementation of projects.


    Key projects already on the books which need your skills include;

    ·        Remodelling of Cheltenham High Street

    ·        Town Plan – defining its heart

    ·        Cheltenham Transport Plan

    ·        West Cheltenham cyber innovation business park

    ·        Major bids for estate regeneration and European Social Infrastructure Fund


    Depending on the grade of the post you will also support the broader workload of the applications team, commenting on the detail of proposals through both pre application and submission.

    You will be required to demonstrate at least 3 years’ experience for the senior role within the field of urban design or landscape, together with experience of running projects and solid background in the key principles for the assistant role.  A key competency will be managing workload within a programme framework to ensure efficiency in delivering outcomes.  You will have strong presentation, communication and negotiation skills.  You will be able to demonstrate enthusiasm, commitment and confidence in negotiation together with an ability to meet tight deadlines.

    Senior Project Officer – Urban Design/Landscape Architecture
    Assistant Project Officer – Landscape Architecture

    37 hours
    Salary £26556 – £29033
    Salary £20456 – £22434

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