Selnet (Social Enterprise Lancashire Network) is looking to recruit a Senior Project Lead Officer to work within our Building Better Opportunities (BBO) projects. The BBO projects for Lancashire aim to support those most at risk of exclusion from the labour market and identify, reduce and/or remove barriers to engagement and employment for participants. Selnet is the lead partner for three BBO projects.
This role will work across the three BBO projects, performance managing the work of our delivery partners and ensuring that the project stays on target. Each project has a different aim and we have around 30 delivery partners working with us. The post holder will work with all members of the BBO team and work closely with the Partnership Manager to ensure quality and effective delivery of the project.
As Senior Project Lead Officer, you will provide a resource for partner queries and foster relationships between project partners. You will manage your own caseload of partners and report to the Partnership Manager with both statistical and qualitative information relating to a partner’s delivery progress. Highlighting performance, good practice and measures to be implemented to avoid risk to projects.
The successful candidate will play a key role within management exercises including service procurement. This may include writing tender specifications, working with our procurement partner Blackpool Council to issue tender documents, answering queries from potential bidders, facilitating tender scoring panels, issuing contract awards letters.
This will be a fixed term post to end June 2023 subject to continued funding and no significant drop in the number of project delivery partners. The successful candidate will be subject to a six-month probationary period.
The Application Form can be downloaded here or requested by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 01772 200690. The application form should be returned for the attention of Donna Marshall at Selnet Ltd, Brentwood House, 15 Victoria Road, Fulwood, Preston PR2 8PS or via email to email@example.com. Please note that CVs will not be accepted.
Post-recruitment timeframe and application details are:
- The post is full-time – 37 hours per week
- Salary£31,500 p/a
- 25 days annual leave per year plus bank holidays
- Company pension scheme
- Flexible working with some office based work in Preston and some remote working
- Application deadline 1pm on Tuesday 17th August 2021
- Interviews will be held on Friday 20th August 2021
- The post will commence on the successful candidate’s earliest available date
Selnet is a Social Enterprise, Company limited by guarantee with no share capital. Company number 05671228.