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Cargen Tower,Garroch Business Park, DG2 8PN
£34,023 - £36,540 per year
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Full Time
36 hours per week


PMO Construction Project Officer


£34,023 - £36,540


Dumfries and Galloway Council are currently looking for an enthusiastic, skilled, and qualified Project Officer working as part of the Project and Programme Management Office within the Property, Estatesand Programmes team.


The creation of the Property, Estates and Programmes service is an exciting new development as part of the Councils transformation change programme for the future.


You will be responsible for delivery of key construction projects in development including all resources allocated todeliver these construction projects. You will lead internal professional and technical officers and external consultants delivering projects across the built estate.


As Project Officer you will have some experience of the delivery of capital projects within a Local Authority environment. You will work closely with the PMO Leader and Senior Programme Manager in providing positive andstrong value-based leadership, professional advice and innovative and energy efficient design solutions. You will lead and manage the whole team accurately forecasting, reporting, and delivering on quality, time and cost across the programme from project inception to completion and hand over.


You will be educated to degree level or equivalent, preferably have professional membership at an appropriate level of a recognised body (ARB, RIAS/RIBA, RICS, CIOB) and have a recognised Project Management Qualification. Experience in the delivery of capital projects across the public sector including the management of consultants and contractors is essential.


A current driving licence is an essential requirement of this post. However, if you have a disability which precludes you from holding a driving licence consideration will be given if alternative transport can be arranged.

This post is subject to candidate vetting through Disclosure Scotland.

For further information please contact Mohammed Agoun, PMO Leader on 07789 983 067 or