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Economic Development Officer

  • Employer: Gravesham Council
  • Reference: GREC713LS
  • Published: Mon 07/06/2021, 9:35 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 28/06/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,982 to £27,041 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesend, Kent, Kent

Closing date: 28 June 2021

Our Organisation-

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.

The role - The post holder will develop their career in contributing to the council’s work in promoting the economic well-being of the Borough in support of the Council’s Economic Growth Strategy.  They will help take forward a range of actions set out within the council’s economic stimulus package in response to the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic, strengthening the Gravesham business network and supporting local employability initiatives.

Essential qualifications/experience - Educated to degree level in Economics or a related discipline. 

Desirable qualifications/experience – Work or volunteer experience.

If you would like to have an informal discussion with the recruiting manager call Simon Hookway 01474 337238.

Important Information-

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.

 

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How to Apply

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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, if you require documentation/correspondence in different format such as braille or large print, please contact the Resourcing Team on 01634 332878.

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  • Employer: Gravesham Council
  • Reference: GREC713LS
  • Published: Mon 07/06/2021, 9:35 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 28/06/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,982 to £27,041 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesend, Kent, Kent

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