Corporate Lead (Major Projects)

Carrington West
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17 Jul 2022

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Corporate Lead (Major Projects)

South Yorkshire Local Authority are seeking a Corporate Lead to join their Team for an initial 3-6month post.

Rate is upto £500/day, Inside IR35.

Main Duties include:

1.Lead the development, delivery and implement of major corporate programmes and projects, including arranging the appointment of any necessary professional advisors and service providers.
2.Stimulate and bring about economic growth and renewal in the Council by leading and delivering on corporate projects, focusing on all major property and regeneration projects

3.Develop a centre of excellence for programme management and project management expertise 

4.Ensure the council objectives of tackling inequality and sustaining the environmental are reflected in major corporate projects

5.Secure resources for future projects and to ensure compliance with all requisite statue, guidance and funders requirements

6.Build and sustain a cohesive and effective Corporate Projects Team, and participate in the Regeneration and Strategy Directorate Management Team and the council’s Senior Extended Leadership Team

7.Provide guidance and support to other team members providing leadership and expertise or programme/project management as required

8.Appraise options for, and risk to, delivery of projects and make clear and concise recommendations to senior officers and elected members

9.Ensure reporting on the progress/delivery of programmes and projects is in place and meets the requirements of the relevant governance arrangements. Maintain programme and project budgets and financial forecasts in accordance with good practice (or ensure being maintained as appropriate)

10.Consider programmes and projects within a strategic context, requiring an appreciation of their impact on wider Council priorities

11.Responsible for the overall development and implementation of business planning and programmes/project management processes and procedures, ensuring that these are complied with 

12.Initiate and develop projects to bring about the economic regeneration of the council in consultation and partnership with public and private sector partners

13.Represent the authority as required in the City Region and other relevant arenas, including identifying funding propositions, preparing submissions and securing funds

14.Assist with the development and servicing of Towns Board

To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Kevin O'Shea on 02393876034.
If you are a interested in similar job opportunities but this role is not of interest, please still apply then we can consider you for other positions.


Carrington West has a dedicated team offering town planning jobs in the UK town planning sector. Our Town Planning Team operate within the interim, contract and permanent employment markets within town planning. Our town planning candidates benefit from many years’ experience of placing professionals into local authorities UK wide.


As well as our council client base, Carrington West service some of the most desirable town planning consultancy jobs available. We have considerable experience in recruiting for town planners, development management officers, policy planners, regeneration planners, conservation officers, project managers and urban designers from entry level through to Director / Head of Service. For a discrete conversation or to find out about the latest town planning jobs we have available, please contact our Town Planning Team today on 02393 876096.

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