Senior Economic Growth Officer

  • Trafford Council
  • £30,000 – £40,000
  • Closing Date:
Company: Trafford Council
Salary: £39,002 - £40,858
Location: Trafford, Greater Manchester
Telephone: 0161 912 4176
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Ref: REQ00683
Salary – £39,002 – £40,858 per annum
Working Pattern – Full Time
Working hours – 36.25 per week
Contract type – Permanent
Closing date – 19/08/2018
Interview date – TBC

Trafford: a great place, a great destination and first for investment

Trafford is a thriving, prosperous and culturally vibrant Borough at the heart of the Manchester City region. It is celebrated as the economic powerhouse of GM, hosts one of the largest industrial park’s in Europe and is a major driver of economic growth. It is the home of internationally renowned cultural and sporting attractions, including Manchester United, Imperial War Museum North and Lancashire County Cricket Club.

Trafford Council has a very clear agenda to grow the economy of the borough through increasing its business, employment and residential base. This commitment has resulted in the Council investing in a Strategic Growth Service bringing together economic development, master planning and strategic sites, strategic planning, town centres and housing strategy. The Service plays an important role in growing the economy of Trafford and we are looking for a committed individual to help us deliver this.

We are looking for a Senior Economic Growth Officer to join the Strategic Growth Team and support the growth of the borough through the delivery of proactive business engagement and support activity, attract inward investment, and initiate and deliver projects that stimulate business and employment growth and maximise private sector investment.

For this post, we are looking for dynamic and motivated candidates who want to make a real difference on the ground. If you have what we’re looking for then we really want to hear from you.

For an informal discussion contact:
Mike Reed
Strategic Growth Manager
(0161) 912 4176

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