6 months ago
JOB TITLE: Local Growth Project Manager
SALARY &; BENEFITS: Band 11 (£38,052 - £41,846 p.a.)
WORKING HOURS: 37 hours per week - Fixed term contract / secondment for 12 months
THE COMPANY: Our client is a locally-owned partnership between businesses and local authorities and
plays a central role in determining local economic priorities and undertaking activities to drive economic
growth and the creation of local jobs. They are currently seeking a Local Growth Project Manager to join their
team within Portsmouth.
Key Responsibilities for the Local Growth Project Manager role to include:-
Managing the delivery and performance of projects
Managing the delivery and performance of a designated portfolio of capital projects
Being directly involved in the formulation of LEP policies and strategies linked to Local Growth and European Regional Development Fund programmes
Working with a range of other organisations at local, regional and national level
Organising, attending and providing advice to the LEP's Delivery Panels and Investment panels, including the preparation of reports
Coordinating activities to attract and increase levels of high value jobs
THE CANDIDATE: For the role of Local Growth Project Manager you will have a flexible approach to
working and be able to interact and network with partners. You will have strong communicating, influencing
and negotiating skills with excellent inter-personal skills. You will need to live within a commutable distance
Key experience essential for the role of Local Growth Project Manager :-
Formal vocational or professional qualifications, such as NVQ level 4 or 5 equivalent or higher, and / or membership of a professional body
Experience of developing effective and productive links
Experience of regeneration, infrastructure and/or economic development and / or European programmes and projects, policies, strategies and objectives
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