Centrally located in the Thames Gateway, Gravesham Borough Council provides a range of services to over 95,000 people and 3,000 businesses.
The Borough of Gravesham, situated in the north west corner of Kent, covers 25,000 acres of the most varied countryside in south east England.
Bordered by the River Thames to the north, it is at the heart of Thames Gateway and has a significant role to play in the regeneration of a major government growth area.
Gravesham Borough Council is committed to delivering to the community and working with us means you are part of delivering the level of growth and improvement our community needs and deserves.
Responsible for the communication of guidance to businesses and the public to ensure the safe opening and operation of Gravesend Town Centre and neighbourhood shopping centres; assisting businesses to build their resilience and adaptability in the context of the economic impact of Covid-19. Overseen by a Covid-19 Information Officer supervisor. This is a fixed term post (to 31 March 2021) and is funded under strands 2 and 3 of the Reopening High Streets Safely Fund/HM Government/ERDF.
The post requires flexible working, including weekends and early evening; 37 hours per week.
Educated to Level 3 or above, with qualifications appropriate to the role. Experience of working as part of a team. Face to face communication with the public and small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). Full clean driving licence.
Knowledge of basic Health and Safety practices; an understanding of how businesses operate and sources of additional business support to help them adapt in the current Covid-19 context.
If you would like to have an informal discussion with the recruiting manager call Graham Long 01474 337306.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate all essential requirements as listed in the job profile
Equal Opportunities Commitment Statement
Gravesham Borough Council is working towards equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
Please be advised that if you are not contacted within 3 weeks of the advert closing date then you have not been shortlisted. All recruitment correspondence, including interview letters and contracts of employment will usually be sent out via email.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time prior to the closing date.