The Sheffield City Region LEP, working with the Combined Authority, has a complex programme of activity arising from a significant Growth Deal and an ambitious Devolution Deal.
The Programme Commissioning function of the SCR Executive leads all work on the design and development of the SCR programme.
The Assistant Director – Business Support and Investment will play a key role within the Commissioning team to design and develop the SCR business growth programme of activity. Specific responsibilities include programme activity relating to business finance, business start-up, innovation, operationalising export programmes, supply chain programmes and working closely with the Head of the SCR Growth Hub to support future developments of the service for example. The roles will require specialist programme development skills in the business growth and support specialism, combined with significant competence in managing partnership working and teams to ensure the interventions commissioned by SCR deliver impact across the City Region.
Recruitment is managed on behalf of the SCR by Barnsley Council and further details are available at www.barnsley.gov.uk.
For further information and an informal conversation regarding the vacancy please contact Andy Gates on 0114 220 3460