Business Growth and Investment Manager

Job Summary
Contract Type:
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Full time
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Closed for applications on 03/12/2023 23:59
£45,441 - £47,420
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Job Category:
Regeneration/ Economic Development
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Closing date:
3 Dec
Further Information
The Economic Development Team carry out a number of functions including Business Engagement and Support, Inward Investment, Enterprise and Employment and Training.
The team takes a pro-active role in inward investment and business growth across the Borough including working alongside other teams to explore and undertake direct interventions and developing plans for a more inclusive economy. Also, the team have a significant role to play in providing business intelligence so that interventions, direct or otherwise, are evidence led.
The role of the Business Growth and Investment Manager is to lead a team of highly skilled Business Growth Advisors in supporting the creation, growth and attraction of businesses in the Borough.  As part of ‘Invest Stockton-on-Tees’ the team works with businesses to help them navigate the vast landscape of business support available across the Tees valley, as well as providing a range of information and guidance on:
  • Starting a Business
  • Business Premises
  • Recruitment and Workforce Development
  • Funding opportunities
  • Bid Writing & Social Value
  • Communication and marketing
  • Information and Data
  • Building business Networks 

This is fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic and forward-thinking Economic Development Team in a Borough that is at the heart of the Tees Valley economy.
An online application form and further information is available from www.stockton.gov.uk/jobs. 
Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.
If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Julie Marsden, Economic Development Manager, on 01642 524156.
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high-quality level of service.

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is not a UKVI Sponsor therefore we are unable to provide visa sponsorship.

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This job is closed for applications.