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New opportunity - Future Transport Zone: Programme Support Officer

on Monday, 01 March 2021. Posted in News

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Full Time
Fixed Term until 30/06/2024
The closing date for applications is 21/03/2021

Join a high performing, innovative team working on a ground-breaking programme that will influence future national transport policy. The Solent FTZ is a £28.75m programme awarded by the Department for Transport (DfT), which includes a range of innovative test and trial projects to be delivered across the Solent area. All projects are required to be delivered by June 2024.
The Solent is one of only 4 regions across the country awarded the FTZ Programme by the DfT and represents an excellent opportunity to shape the transport future for the region and through shared lessons learnt to influence future transport policy for the UK.
We are looking for an innovative, highly motivated, proactive and organised individual to take on the role of FTZ Programme Support Officer within Southampton City Council’s (SCC) Transport team. The role will be a key member of the FTZ delivery team, supporting the delivery of the programme’s projects and activities.
You will have achieved degree level education and/or have equivalent professional experience and be able to show evidence of contributing to the successful implementation of strategies and delivering agreed outcomes in collaboration with others. It is essential for you to be flexible and able to work under pressure.
You will work closely with the FTZ Programme Manager and delivery team by providing key support through a range of activities. For example, this includes contributing to programme management systems, including financial reporting processes, producing relevant management reports, maintaining and updating programme and project plans and producing performance and monitoring information relating to the programme.
This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and pragmatic individual looking to contribute to an exciting programme area.
For further information about this role please read the job description on Southampton City Council’s website.
If you feel you have the necessary background, experience and skills to undertake this role we would like to hear from you.
To arrange an informal chat about the role please contact Keith Melville, Interim FTZ Programme Manager, by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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