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Closed for applications on 28/02/2021 23:59
£56,073 - £58,412
Cavendish House, Teesdale Business Park, Stockton-on-Tees, Tees Valley, TS17 6QY
LEGAL MANAGER (DEPUTY MONITORING OFFICER)
Tees Valley Combined Authority
Tees Valley is where five distinct boroughs come together to make one exceptional destination in which to invest, live, work and visit.
The Tees Valley Combined Authority has made huge progress since its creation over two years ago, taking on devolved responsibilities from Government for transport, infrastructure, skills, business investment, and developing local collaborations on culture, tourism and housing.
These powers are backed up by substantial funding, a ten-year plan (approved in 2019) outlines how £588million worth of spending will support the creation of 16,785 jobs and an additional £1.48billion to the area’s economic output.
The investment plan, which supports this Mayoral Combined Authority in the delivery of Tees Valley’s Strategic Economic Plan. The SEP was first launched in 2017 and includes £20million for a major transformational project in each of the five local authority boroughs, and an indigenous Growth Fund of £50million to improve and revitalise towns and communities.
We’re proud of our region’s historical impact across the globe – from celebrated explorers and introducing the first passenger railway to providing the steel that built the modern world. That legacy lives on today in the area’s rail and engineering industries, our deep-sea port and advanced manufacturing heart. Tees Valley is also a dynamic business location for digital and creative technologies, and a leading destination for process industry and new energy companies.
We love our diverse region, the five boroughs and their unique strengths that make Tees Valley greater than the sum of its parts, where the industrial skyline impressively frames rolling green landscapes and beautiful coastlines. A place of cultural and economic growth.
The Tees Valley Combined Authority are looking for a suitably experienced and legally qualified Legal Manager to work closely with the Group Chief Legal Officer (Monitoring Officer) to provide legal and commercial advice and support to Tees Valley Combined Authority, South Tees Development Corporation a number of subsidiaries and associated companies including South Tees Site Company and Teesside International Airport Limited, ultimately to support the delivery of the ambitions of Tees Valley’s strategic economic plan.
The post holder is likely to be appointed Deputy Monitoring Officer to the Combined Authority and Development Corporation.
For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.
For more information, visit www.teesvalley-ca.gov.uk/jobs.
To have an informal discussion on the role please contact Peter Judge, Group Chief Legal Officer at Peter.Judge@teesvalley-ca.gov.uk
Please note, you should hear from us within four weeks of the closing date if you are shortlisted for interview, otherwise you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful.
This job is closed for applications.