Business Projects Manager – Housing

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Business Projects Manager - Housing
Interim Position

NW Leicestershire TCL 5242826

Posted: 27th December 2023 10:15
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  • Pay Rate:

    up to £22.97 per hour PAYE depending on experience

  • Hours per Week:

    36.25 Monday – Friday, 08:45 - 17:00

  • This opening assignment is for 12 months


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Interim Business Projects Manager - Housing

Reference no: NW Leicestershire TCL 5242826

Pay Rate: up to £22.97 per hour PAYE depending on experience

36 Monday – Friday, 08:45 - 17:00

This opening assignment is 12 months


An experienced Project Manager to help with a series of service change projects in the busy social housing team. Working with the Head of Service and Director you will help with the delivery of a planned service restructure as well as other stand alone projects within the housing service. The key focus being programme management, ensuring all projects are planned, monitored and delivered to the timelines of each project plan

Key Responsibilities

  • Organise and attend project meetings, preparing all necessary project documentation such as project plans and risk registers, preparing and presenting highlight reports, supporting project delivery and ensuring approved budgets and deadlines are achieved.
  • Provide project management expertise and guidance to other officers to assist ‘in service’ delivery of projects as appropriate and ensure effective completion of their delivery.
  • Ensure that robust project and corporate governance arrangements are in place allowing for accountability and clarity of roles and responsibilities.
  • Work with the Head of Service and Director to facilitate discussions with senior officers which challenge current processes and procedures to encourage new approaches.
  • Regular contact with other services, stakeholders, residents and elected members

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If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity.

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:


  • Educated to degree level and have held a Practitioner Certificate in PRINCE2 for at least 2 years


  • Understanding the needs of both internal and external customers and keeping them in mind when taking actions or making decisions
  • Understanding of business process and redesign and implementation
  • Familiar with PRINCE 2 or similar project methodology and effective project management techniques


  • Experience of working in a project management role within the public or private sector
  • Experience of effectively managing a team and delivering an outcome focused service
  • Approximately 4 years demonstrable experience in a project management role within a public or private sector organisation
  • Experience of housing or property environments (and related activities) along with an understanding of the relevant human resources considerations will be advantageous
  • Good track record of effectively implementing business change

Skills & Abilities:

  • Effective influencing and negotiation skills
  • Able to operate on own initiative
  • Able to plan and prioritise workload
  • Able to resolve difficult and complex situations, professionally, tactfully and diplomatically


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Job Ref: NW Leicestershire TCL 5242826
Business Projects Manager - Housing
Client Category: Local Authority

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Business Projects Manager - Housing
Client Category: Local Authority

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