Interim Schemes Manager

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Interim Schemes Manager
Interim Position

Havering RQ645841

Posted: 2nd August 2022 15:33
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  • Pay Rate:

    £320.33 per day PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    36, Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This assignment is for 3 months until further notice

  • Romford,

    RM1 3BB

What's involved with this role:

Interim Schemes Manager

Reference no: Havering RQ645841

A Scheme Manager is required to provide technical expertise for the development, design and implementation of traffic and parking schemes across the borough in an effective and efficient manner.

Key responsibilities:

  • Effectively manage the performance and quality outputs within the service.
  • Maintain and develop service dynamism both strategic and operational.
  • Monitor and influence outputs and methodologies of service teams.
  • Explore, develop, and implement cross Council and Partner initiatives.
  • Manage resources effectively and efficiently.
  • Lead, mentor, coach and develop staff and teams.
  • Continued training and development a cultural norm within the service.
  • Maintain Revenue and Capital budgets within overall allocations.
  • Responsible for the supervision of externally provided service contracts.


“Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria:


  • A recognised qualification in Engineering.
  • Working knowledge of Health & Safety and CDM regulations, to be able to carry out risk assessments and take remedial action where necessary.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the service area and an ability to assess the impact of legislative and / or administrative changes affecting the service.


  • Experience of managing professional, technical, and administrative staff within a local authority or other large organisation particularly in a Highway, Traffic and Parking environment.
  • Proven experience of scheme design and implementation.
  • Experience of technical skills associated with the relevant service area.
  • Experience of managing capital and revenue budgets.
  • Experience of implementing and consulting on complex schemes.
  • Proven experience of working and advising on development control schemes.
  • Experience of developing good working relationships with a wide range of internal, external bodies and customers as part of developing effective service delivery.


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  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours.
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. Please refer to the Role Requirements section above - your CV must address the requirements listed.


Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for.


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Interim Schemes Manager
Client Category: Local Authority

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Client Category: Local Authority

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