Place Project Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
21/10/2020 12:00
£36,922 - £38,890
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Regeneration/ Economic Development
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Redcar and Cleveland House, Redcar
Post Number:
Closing date:
21 Oct
Further Information

This is Redcar and Cleveland. We are an ambitious Council keen to build on our strong track record of innovation and partnership working ensuring that we create a flourishing future for the borough and all of its residents. Key to delivering this outcome is a committed workforce dedicated to giving its best. Offering a fast paced, progressive working environment, Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council is a great career move.

Redcar & Cleveland is an area of great contrasts, with world class industries, market towns, visitor destinations, beautiful coastline and stunning countryside. The Council continues to invest in the area to create opportunities for investment and growth. Key to this work is the Economic Growth directorate which leads on our efforts to build upon successful investment and develop an exciting growth programme that will bring long-term improvements to the local economy, create jobs and build vibrant communities.

Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council has a high-profile positive image as a Council that invests. We are committed to continue this exciting investment in the area to make the Borough a place where people and business want to visit, invest and live.

This is an exciting time for Redcar & Cleveland. We have significant funds to invest in projects to help our towns and high streets and to boost our visitor economy. We need a passionate project manager who can help us deliver our ambitions for the borough. We are looking for an experienced Project Manager in the role of Place Project Officer who can join our Place Investment Team. The role will support the development of various economic growth projects including improvements to our town centres, public realm work, infrastructure and construction initiatives. The post holder will be expected to work with local communities in the development and delivery of various initiatives.

The suitable candidate will have a strong track record of developing and delivering capital projects, on budget and on time. The post will help deliver the quality place that Redcar and Cleveland requires helping attract investment and growing our communities.

If you would like an informal discussion about the role please contact Angela Brockbank, Head of Place Investment on 01642 555192 or angela.brockbank@redcar-cleveland.gov.uk

The council holds ambassador status for the North East Better Health at Work Award.

We offer very attractive terms and conditions of employment, including generous annual leave entitlement, flexible working hours (where appropriate), membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and access to numerous other salary sacrifice schemes and staff benefits/discounts, including a lease car scheme.