Director of Economy

Oldham, Greater Manchester
Up to £89,129
01 Oct 2018
22 Oct 2018
Ref: AD1/OL-21204
Contract Type
Full time

A key role, responsible for ‘place-shaping’ and delivering transformation in Oldham. This is a critical role and a key success measure will be about creating the right conditions for jobs and growth to thrive in Oldham. You will be able to demonstrate evidence of:

• Delivering economic prosperity and supporting the development of thriving
• Identifying and driving forward opportunities for regeneration
• Attracting interest regionally and nationally in securing growth in differing       and creative ways
• Experience of developing and delivering strategies and evidencing a     strong track record in leading economic development and partnership credentials
• Managing multidisciplinary teams

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Closing date: 22 October 2018, 10 am

Shortlisting date: 24 October 2018

Interview date: 21 November 2018

To apply for this vacancy please submit your CV and covering letter detailing how you meet the person specification to

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