Economic Development Consultant

Location
England, East Midlands
Salary
£35 - £40 per hour
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
OR/075758
Contact
Public Sector Team
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Consultant

Our client, a Local Authority based in the East Midlands have an excellent opportunity for an Economic Development Consultant to take a key role in their economic development team. You will be involved with economic regen related work and will play a key strategic delivery role in managing the relationship with local business groups and local enterprise partnerships. Additionally you will represent the council in negotiations with senior business leaders and other partners.

Applicants for this position must have significant experience of economic development initiatives, strong experience of engaging local businesses and LEP's, of working with partner organisations and of project delivery.

The role is based in the East Midlands and will pay around £35-£40 p/hr. It has initially been released as a 6 month contract.