Assistant Director Placemaking and Growth

up to £80,000 p.a.
07 Feb 2018
11 Apr 2018
Job Type

Assistant Director Placemaking and Growth

Salary up to £80,000 p.a.

Job reference: DAPG0218

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a top performing unitary authority with a reputation for innovation and efficiency.

North Somerset Council is looking to appoint an Assistant Director Placemaking and Growth to help shape our future plans for regeneration and economic growth, ensuring the council’s wider aims are fully taken into account in all decisions.

This new role will contribute to the strategic leadership of the Development and Environment directorate and work collaboratively with senior colleagues in North Somerset and across the West of England, creating investable propositions that generate economic growth, additional income and capital receipts for the council.

To be successful you will need commercial skills and real world knowledge and experience in appraising development opportunities, scenario modelling an xleveraging investment from public and private sector partners.

You will have strong financial acumen and a proven track record of identifying and evaluating investment opportunities against defined criteria. You will be an accomplished team player who will be an advocate for change and innovation, put customers first, work well with others and get things done.

If you would like to discuss the role informally, please contact David Carter, Director of Development and Environment on 01275 888 885.

Closing date: Wednesday 11 April

Interview date: Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 April

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