Waste Management Project Officer

Posted over 1 year ago by Hertfordshire County Council
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £22,973 - £31,846 pa
Sector Local Government, Public Sector
Posted over 1 year ago
Apply by Sunday, 31 January 2016
The Waste Management Unit is responsible for delivering the statutory functions of a Waste Disposal Authority for Hertfordshire including high profile contracts for the long term treatment of residual waste and provision of the Household Waste Recycling Centre service.   The Waste Management Unit is looking for a suitable candidate with excellent IT / Excel and data analysis skills to manage, manipulate and interpret very large volumes of diverse, complex and interlinked waste data from a varied range of sources to project and report on the Authority’s waste management performance in the short, medium and long term. The role will include working on: •WasteDataFlow •National Indicator (NI) reporting •Producing statistics for financial reporting •Investigation / implementation of software improvements to develop reporting processes   The right candidate will have excellent IT / Excel and data analysis skills and be able to demonstrate the ability to quickly learn new skills.  Experience in waste management is desirable but not essential. In addition you will be able to demonstrate the ability to lead projects, develop initiatives and provide technical support.  With well developed organisational and project planning skills you will have the ability to manage a diverse workload with multiple deadlines and customers and be able to explain systems and processes to others.   Please note as part of the interview process you will be required undertake an assessment to evaluate your Excel skills.   For an informal discussion please contact the Waste Manager – Contract Development, James Holt on 01992 556318 Closing date: 31st January 2016 Interview dates: w/c 15th February 2016 To apply: Please follow the 'Apply for Job' button at the bottom of the screen. As part of the application you will be prompted to provide a supporting statement which is your opportunity to evidence how your skills, knowledge and experience match what we are looking for based on the Person Specification area of the attached Job Outline. If you do not supply a supporting statement, your application may be rejected.

Hertfordshire County Council

Hertfordshire County Council is the upper-tier local authority for the non-metropolitan county of Hertfordshire, in England, the United Kingdom.

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