Assistant Director - Inward Investment & Growth

Location
Somerset
Salary
£63,820 to £68,483
Posted
26 Sep 2019
Closes
11 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full time

Sedgemoor is an energetically pro-business Council facilitating the economic potential of the area, with a reputation for positive planning and influencing investment, to deliver positive outcomes for local businesses and communities. The Council's vision and ambition is to transform “place” and inspire communities.

Current priorities are ensuring that Sedgemoor remains at the forefront of planning reform, maintaining high planning performance regionally and nationally, whilst continuing to deliver new jobs and infrastructure. Building on the capacity and capability generated through the Hinkley Point development the post will also play a key supporting role in the mobilisation of Gravity (Junction 23 of the M5), which will be the UK's leading innovation campus underpinned by Clean Growth.

We are seeking an exceptional individual to take responsibility for providing leadership to major projects, economic development, infrastructure, development management and planning strategy.

As an Assistant Director you will be a key player in the wider leadership team and will display the Council's values and leadership behaviours.

For more details and how to apply please visit our website careers.sedgemoor.gov.uk and click the Explore Opportunities tab

Closing Date: 11/10/2019

Interview Date: 05/11/2019