Contracts and Service Development Manager (This post is currently restricted to internal employees and agency workers of Lewisham Council only)

London Borough of Lewisham

Job Ref: CUS-19-038

Job type: full-time 35 hours

Closing date: Sunday 22 September 2019

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: £53,133 - £55,233 pa (PO8)

The opportunity for you to play your part in delivering high quality public services.

The role

Lewisham is proud of its many award winning Parks & Open Spaces

This is role is your opportunity to apply your skills and experience by playing an important part in the management of Lewisham’s Green Spaces as we continue to deliver high quality public services.

For further information on Lewisham’s parks and open spaces follow the link below:



You will be based at our Wearside Service Centre, London, SE13 7EZ.

What we’re looking for

We are seeking a highly motivated, flexible and enthusiastic Contract and Service Development Manager who will bring the relevant knowledge and experience to the role to ensure that Lewisham’s Parks and Open Spaces continue to be maintained to high standards and reach their full potential to deliver benefits for the whole community.

This varied and interesting role will suit applicants who have an adaptable approach, ability to effectively communicate with a range of stakeholders and have an excellent understanding of managing public open space and the passion to provide a high quality service for Lewisham’s residents.

In return, we’ll offer excellent development opportunities, plus a range of benefits that includes a career average pension scheme, flexible working and the opportunity to make a real difference to our local community.

Salary details

£53,133 - £55,233 pa (PO8)

Further information

For an informal discussion, please contact Vince Buchanan 020 8314 2024

Lewisham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

We value diversity and welcome applications from all backgrounds.

For a full job description and person specification, and for further information about the recruitment process, please click on the links below.

To apply please click on 'apply for job' at the top of the page.

Closing date

Sunday 22 September 2019 at 11:59pm.

The Council reserves the right to close adverts early if there is a large response.

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