Senior Economic Development Officer (Business & Enterprise) (ADC940)
Full Time £34,788 – £37,849 per annum
Located in west Nottinghamshire, Ashfield consists of three towns surrounded by beautiful countryside. Rich in natural, cultural and industrial heritage and with excellent transport links, including its proximity to the M1 and A38, Ashfield is in easy reach to surrounding towns and cities such as Nottingham, Chesterfield and Sheffield.
As one of the largest employers in the area we provide a wide range of services across the district including: housing and assets, waste and environment, community protection, environmental health, planning and customer services to name just a few. We are an innovative, ambitious and forward thinking Council.
Ashfield has been successful in demonstrating a track record in the delivery of regeneration projects and employment and housing growth and is currently able to access up to £25m each for two of our three town centres, through the Governments Town Deals funding. We are also through to the second round of the Future High Streets Fund for Sutton-in-Ashfield.
Ashfield District Council is looking for an experienced and dynamic individual to join the council’s Forward Planning and Economic Growth Team, working with a range of partners on a variety of regeneration and development schemes. The successful post holder will be working to support businesses, with a focus on recovery post-pandemic.
To apply, please visit: www.mansfieldandashfieldjobs.co.uk
Canvassing of Members of the Council (directly or indirectly) for any appointment shall disqualify the candidate for that appointment. Applicants should disclose if they are related to a Member or Officer of the Authority.
Closing Date: 31st May, 2020
Interview Date: w/c 15th June, 2020
Ashfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer
and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs.