Economic Growth and Regeneration Manager

19 January 2023
£48,587 - £50,560 / year

Job Description

We are looking to recruit a candidate with an ambition to shape strategy and drive forward economic growth, regeneration initiatives and projects within the Borough.

The successful candidate will be responsible for shaping, delivering and monitoring initiatives and interventions to support local business growth, skills and employment including identifying partnering and funding opportunities.
This will include identifying and implementing programmes to revitalise and sustain local town centres and areas of deprivation within the Borough.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to and lead master planning exercises whilst managing the submission and monitoring of funding bids.

If you are committed to making a difference, have the ability to build positive and productive relationships and networks, and are able to work collaboratively whilst being focused on delivery, we would welcome your application.

In return we will offer the successful candidate a supportive and flexible working environment and opportunities for learning and development.

Closing date: 5th February

Interview 13th February

If you have any questions about the role, please email them to

Essential Criteria:

Working knowledge of processes and criteria for accessing external funding including reporting and producing monitoring returns
Experience of preparing and delivering successful funding applications
Experience of programme and project management
Experience of working with a wide range of stakeholders and partners to facilitate economic growth and development through promoting and delivering shared priorities
Experience of developing robust business cases, implementing programmes and tracking performance
Experience of leading project teams and procuring advisors and work/studies/briefs
Experience of commercial agreements to enable economic growth and regeneration projects
Experience of performance management, setting goals and targets   Educated to degree level or equivalent experience in economic growth, regeneration or related field