Head of Major Projects

North Somerset Council

North Somerset

Head of Major Projects

Salary circa £66,000 p.a.

Job reference: CHMP0118

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a top performing unitary authority with a reputation for innovation and efficiency.

North Somerset Council is looking to appoint a Head of Major Projects to lead our new Infrastructure Delivery Team, ensuring that major capital projects are delivered on time and within budget.

This new role will work collaboratively with senior colleagues across the organisation and with our partners, in North Somerset and the West of England, to ensure major works are well managed and deliver the expected outcomes.

The Head of Major Projects will oversee delivery of capital programmes related to regeneration, schools, highways and property, ensuring the council’s wider aims are fully taken into account in all decisions.

The successful candidate will have extensive knowledge and experience in managing teams and sub-contractors to deliver high standards as well as being an accomplished team player who will be an advocate for change and innovation, put customers first, work well with others and get things done.

You will have strong financial acumen and a proven track record of successful delivery. You will be a confident, flexible leader experienced at working at a senior level in a multi-disciplinary organisation, capable of managing complex and challenging projects.

If you would like to discuss the role informally please contact Malcolm Coe, Head of Finance and Property on 01934 634 619.


Closing date: 10am Friday 2 February 2018

Interview date: Tuesday 20 or Wednesday 21 February


For more information and to apply, please click here.


  • Location: North Somerset
  • Job Title: Head of Major Projects
  • Salary: c£66,000
  • Closed: 2 Feb 2018

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