Employment as Project Support Officer (Heating Network) with the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea Council

Contribute to delivering a 21st century estate in the heart of an eco-district

Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy, we embarked on a community-led recovery program across the Lancaster West estate. The Lancaster West Neighborhood Team provides holistic housing management services for approximately 1,000 properties.

As part of this program, we are now in the process of rehabilitating each dwelling to a high level of quality, with work carried out and co-designed by the inhabitants. By creating a ‘model’ estate for the 21st century, one of our aspirations is to ensure that all homes are carbon neutral by 2030.

The role:

This innovative social housing program includes the rehabilitation of some 800 homes and the installation of a renewable heating network. As a Project Support Officer, you will provide seamless administration that ensures everything runs smoothly. From tracking progress to tracking budgets and expenses, you’ll have all the details under control. This is a great opportunity to expand your project management knowledge and skills in a high-level program that innovates.

Please refer to job description for more information.

About you:

Highly organized with the ability to multi-task and prioritize work, you will have strong skills in Microsoft Office or Microsoft 365, especially Excel. You will also have great attention to detail, good problem solving skills and a lot of initiative. You must be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Strong communication, both in person and in writing, is essential. If you live in the area and have local knowledge, great.

Join us in this fascinating work and in return you can expect a package that includes a competitive salary, a high quality pension plan and generous annual leave and holidays.

Please apply online explaining how you meet the requirements set out in the Person Specification and Job Description. Resumes alone will not be considered for this role.

To apply, click on the Apply now link below.