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Project Development Officer

Job Title: Project Development Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Belfast
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: SDX/TP/706050/61280
Job Published: March 02, 2021 11:54

Job Description

Job Description

  • Produce high quality, persuasive business cases which translate policy, technical and non-technical Project and commercial documentation into coherent, compliant and succinct cases.

  • Ensure that developed business cases comply with organisational and Client standards and requirements; Department of Finance and Northern Ireland Guide to Expenditure Appraisal and Evaluation (NIGEAE)

  • Presenting a full economic appraisal and suitable analysis within the business case to arrive at a preferred option for projects through collaborative working across a range of stakeholders.

  • Provide advice, guidance and support on the development of business cases to the Project Management team.

  • Present and facilitate structured workshops to train /educate the Project Management Tram on business case requirements and the development processes.

  • Identify, develop and embed best practice into business case writing across Project Management team.

Candidate Description

We are looking for a Project Development Officer who has a high level of experience in writing and delivering business cases to support our Project Management team to deliver our clients programme of works.

You will have excellent writing skills to be able to produce high quality, persuasive business cases. You will engage effectively with our project and programme managers to ensure alignment between the business case and the project.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work as part of a large government contract where you will have job security and be able to work on a variety of different projects.,

  • Highly experienced, with a proven track record, in writing and delivering business cases.

  • Financially literate with experience in investment appraisal and financial modelling techniques.

  • Working knowledge and understanding of Department of Finance and Northern Ireland Guide to Expenditure Appraisal and Evaluation (NIGEAE)

  • Demonstrable evidence of high levels of attention to detail in your previous roles

  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers, clients and employees at all levels

  • Ability to manage multiple workloads and shifting priorities

Employer Description

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 36,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the energy, corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business

At Sodexo we are committed to a leading role in promoting equality opportunities and valuing diversity and inclusion. We seek to create a work environment based on mutual respect for all individuals, building a culture that appreciates and values the experiences and skills brought by each person to benefit our organisation and work hard to ensure that all people, whatever their age, disability, gender, transgender, marital or family status, race or ethnicity, religious belief of sexual orientation are welcome to and included within our business. We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process