Flood Risk Manager

Birmingham, West Midlands
£43,662 - £54,574
22 Aug 2019
22 Sep 2019
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Birmingham City Council's Drainage and Flood Risk Management Team are responsible for undertaking key functions as Lead Local Flood Authority in a challenging urban environment. The consequence of flooding to residents and businesses has a significant impact of the lives of the affected citizens. Working closely with partner agencies, we seek to mitigate and reduce the potential for flooding within the City.

The role requires the post holder to be the lead professional for the Authority’s Flood Risk Management and drainage function, providing strategic direction, leadership and service delivery through a dedicated team of professionals. The team functions include flood defence, forward planning strategy, catchment analysis and planning control, revenue and capital works, managing contractors and consultants and supporting our Resilience function.

For any Informal enquires please contact Kevin Hicks, Assistant Director, Highways and Infrastructure on 0121 464 7939 or email Kevin.Hicks@birmingham.gov.uk

To apply and view the Job Description & Person specification for this role, please visit https://www.wmjobs.co.uk/ and search for vacancy reference BCC001048

Closing date for applications: 22 September 2019.

Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants. All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed.