EURO 2020 - Project Support Officer, Open to flexible working

London (Greater)
£33,128 per annum
07 Mar 2019
24 Mar 2019

London has been selected as one of 12 host cities for the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship (EURO 2020), with Wembley Stadium as the host venue. 

Wembley will stage three Group Stage fixtures, one Round of 16 match, both Semi-Finals and the tournament Final. The bid was a collaborative effort involving the Mayor of London, The FA and HM Government. Delivery of the event will be coordinated by a multi-agency Local Organising Structure (LOS).

With direction and oversight provided by the LOS, the Greater London Authority (GLA) is responsible for delivering a variety of tournament related activities, including fan areas, city-dressing and community engagement programmes. In partnership with relevant city agencies, the GLA is also responsible for coordinating the city’s policing and transport plans for the tournament.

The GLA is seeking to recruit three team members to perform the roles of Culture Programme Manager, Community Projects Officer and Project Support Officer.

Candidates are required to demonstrate experience of project delivery and working with a range of stakeholders. The successful candidate will have experience of managing multiple priorites and working to challenging deadlines.

The successful candidate will work within the GLA’s EURO 2020 team to provide effective and comprehensive administrative and project support to the Project Team across a range of areas including: project governance, city volunteering, tournament promotion, and community engagement activities.

London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.

We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We would welcome applications from candidates who are seeking part time work as this role is open to job share. 

In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan and a career average pension scheme.

Application closing date:  Sunday 24 March 2019 at 23:59 GMT

Interviews will take place at: To be confirmed

Please note we do not accept CV’s for this role. All applications for this vacancy must be submitted via our online recruitment system. To apply and to view a copy of the Job Description and Person specification, please click the "Apply Now" button below.

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