Job Description


Project Officer National

  • Location:
    Home Based
  • Salary:
    £27,500 + benefits
  • Employment Type:
  • Hours per Week:
  • Closing Date:
    17 June 2021
Reporting Group:
  • PFP Property Services

PFP Property Services

We are The Places for People Group; we are placemakers; our work impacts on the lives of people across the UK – providing homes to live in, communities to retire to, spaces to stay active, supported homes for independent living, and student accommodation. Our places work when they work for everyone.  

How do we do all this? By surrounding ourselves with welcoming people, focussed people and up for a challenge people. Our people live and breathe our SPIRIT values; we are the place for spirited people.

So, we want you to join us and the 12,000 other colleagues on our journey; colleagues who have helped us create places, maintain 195,000 homes, manage £4 billion of assets and teach 75 thousand children to swim every week.

More about your role

This is a 6 month Fixed Term Contract 

Working within the Technical Services team, the Project Officer will assist in the delivery of the Groups Asset Investment Programmes and help provide an effective project and cost management services to the wider team. 

This role will have a strong financial and managerial function including processing invoices, resolving queries, and running financial reports and facilitating the payment of external consultants.  You will also be responsible for assisting the project managers with collation of documentation and internal and external reviews of contracts. 

You will develop strong relationships with external contractors with the view to becoming the central point of contact, ensuring all issues are resolved in a timely manner and will be vital to ensuring compliance of Health and Safety.

For more information please download our job profile available on our website

More about you

To be successful in this role you will have previous experience in of providing high quality financial and contract management of investment programmes, ideally within a large organisation.  You must be able to handle challenging situation and have the ability to deliver solutions in a particle way. 

We are looking for a person who has a keen interest in the housing, regeneration and property services sector, ideally holding a relevant technical/building qualification. 

For this role you will need to have an  understanding of CDM 2015 Regulations and related construction Health and Safety matters. Although this is mainly a home based role, you will be expected to travel from time to time so a driving license is required. 


Our ambition gives you all the challenge you could wish for and that's why we can offer you tangible and exciting career progression in a diverse and pioneering business.  

In our contented working environment, people can flourish, thrive, better themselves and work in fantastic communities with inspirational colleagues and customers.

But, we know that there's always more we can do to make you smile, that's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to help colleagues save money or make their lives a little bit easier; from pensions, to life assurance, to training – to a wealth of extra perks including interest-free loans for colleagues, discounts and offers on thousands of retailers, restaurants and leisure outlets and much more.

If you're happy, we're happy.

What's next?

If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then apply following our simple 5 minute application process, upload a CV and a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role. If you have any questions please call the recruitment team on 01772 666555.

Please note that we may bring the closing date forward, if we receive a large number of quality applications. If you are interested in this role we would advise applying immediately to avoid disappointment.

If you are using a mobile device such as an iPad then ensure your CV is stored in the cloud, we currently support Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox.

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