Economic Development Officer Job In Plymouth

Economic Development Officer


  • £12.78 - £15.06 per hour
  • Posted: 21/01/2019
  • Plymouth
  • Job Ref: 389101914
  • Temporary

Job Details

An exciting opportunity to work within Public Sector based in Plymouth, Britain's Ocean City. You will work within a great modern office, located on the beautiful waterside with marina views, along with a subsidised refectory.

You would be an experienced, proactive Economic Development Officer, able to work on a Full Time basis, within Plymouth City Council. You would be a self-starter, able to deal with multiple work streams and have some public sector experience. Your primary role will be to increase inward investment in Plymouth, through supporting businesses and delivering projects which drive economic growth.

Salary for this opportunity is up to £15.06 per hour, depending on skills and experience. This competitive rate also includes an annually agreed uplift.

The following qualifications and experience are essential:

  • Degree in relevant subject (economics or planning) or substantial experience in economic development.
  • An understanding of the drivers of investment.
  • Experience of project managing economic development projects.
  • Statistical analysis.
  • Knowledge of the planning system.
  • Proven track record in securing external funding.

This vacancy is being handled by Rachelle Addison, Specialist Consultant. Rachelle prides herself on working successfully with both applicants and her client in finding the right person for the right job every time. If you would like to speak to Rachelle directly, please call 01752 604700.

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