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Waste Commissioning Lead Officer

  • Location: Aylesbury
  • Ref: FS07326
  • Closing date: 06 May 2018
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Working hours: Full Time
  • Salary: £38,462 - £40,578

About the role

The Waste Management Service are now recruiting to this exciting opportunity. In this role you’ll deliver waste management services by leading the commissioning of new services and contracts as well as existing complex waste contracts such as biowaste, landfill, household recycling centres, and energy from waste contracts.

You’ll develop and deliver services with a high level of technical expertise, leading on major complex waste procurements and contractual framework agreements. You’ll proactively manage contracts and report on performance, providing expert waste management advice to a wide range of stakeholders internally and externally, for example colleagues, customers, councillors and senior officers.

For full details of the requirements of this role please see the job summary below.

Interviews will be held on 18th, 21st, and 22nd May.

About you

Educated to degree level or equivalent, you’ll be able to demonstrate detailed knowledge of waste, environmental issues, and waste diversion opportunities, together with a proven ability to contribute to service planning, improvements, and development activity.

An excellent communicator, you will be able to engage with internal and external customers and suppliers at all levels, communicating changes in policy and strategies, as well as provide expert advice, guidance, and support on complex issues.

With experience of project management, you will demonstrate initiative and the ability to manage complex plans, prioritise and co-ordinate resources to deliver priorities within time constraints.

See the attached job summary (below) for further information.

For full details of the skills, knowledge, and experience required for this role please see the job summary below.

Other Information

Where our roles are customer-facing and you are required to speak to members of the public, the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the role.

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