Economic Development Officer x 2

Location
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Salary
£24,964 - £26,822 pa + Car Allowance of up to £1,239 pa
Posted
19 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Ref
CPLP020 & CPLP021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Officer

Salary £24,964 - £26,822 pa + Car Allowance of up to £1,239 pa

Mid Sussex District Council is a dynamic, forward thinking local authority in the heart of southern England. We are based in easily accessible Haywards Heath at the centre of the largest opportunity for development identified in the Coast 2 Capital Strategic Economic Plan and the Greater Brighton City Deal. Based in the heart of Sussex in beautiful countryside including Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you will be working within easy reach of London, Gatwick Airport and coastal Brighton. The local economy is strong and there is considerable development giving us a great opportunity to grow our business.

We always put our customers first and and aim to provide high quality services.  We are thus seeking two qualified team players who can make a difference to our Planning Policy and Economy Team - and within this Team you’ll have an opportunity to develop and deliver a range of economic development services and projects which will secure sustainable economic growth and inward investment within Mid Sussex in line with Corporate Priorities. 

Along with this opportunity to enhance your career we offer free staff parking, subsidised gym membership for you and your family, flexible working arrangements and a generous pension scheme.  Relocation expenses may be paid where appropriate.

It is essential you have a full driving licence along with a requirement to provide a car for use on Council business for which mileage will be paid.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Mark Healy on 01444 477593 or mark.healy@midsussex.gov.uk

To apply for this role and for more information including full job description please go to:

https://ats-midsussex.jobsgopublic.com/vacancies/list

Closing Date:   18 February 2018

Interview Dates:   2 March 2018

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