Our client is looking for an experienced Senior Strategy, Policy and Performance Officer to work on a 35 hour per week contracr role to start on the 04-10-17 until the 09-03-18 with a likely extension to contract
Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 PM
PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:
· Provide strategic support for continuous improvement in for the client and for the client through the development and implementation of local and national policies, key initiatives and strategic planning and review.
· Drive through the delivery of the client and the client's key objectives for service improvement and value for money, implementing the Council’s Performance Management and Accountability Framework and leading business improvement activity.
· To lead support for the development of strategies, policies and plans at a service, directorate and corporate level to achieve business objectives and promote the principles of the client (tackling inequality, strengthening cohesion and building community leadership).
· Develop strong and effective relationships with senior managers, the Mayor, councillors, partners (from the public, private and third sectors) and communities in order to communicate, negotiate on and influence the development of One Tower Hamlets and the role of the directorate in delivering it.
Knowledge of performance and project management tools, techniques and systems
Qualifications & Experience
Experience of working in partnership with diverse agencies and groups, in multi-disciplinary projects to deliver objective.