Interim Economic Development Officer
3-6 months (likely extension)
Part-Time - -2-3 days per week.
£200-£300 per day (Outside IR35)
Panoramic Associates is exclusively supporting a Local Authority client based in London, to help in the search for a part-time Economic Development Officer to help create an action plan to support the commission of a variety of services within the councils Economic Development Strategy.
As part of your role, you will be focussing on commissioning a variety of initiatives such as digital technology, healthcare, hospitality growth and many more.
Key role requirements:
- Developing healthy, transparent relationships with a portfolio of potential companies.
- Unearth potential reasons as to why companies in the area have chosen the location to thrive in the industry through data analysis and research.
- Working with the Council Economic Development team to integrate sector work and understand wider business engagement activities.
- Utilising research evidence to help create a clear action plan for the Council's service.
The successful candidate must have previous experience of working in a similar role, supporting economic development initiatives in a Local Authority setting. A good blend of Public Sector knowledge and commercial sector awareness would be advantageous.
The role will be predominately remote working, with 1 day in the office. 3-6 Month contract with a likely extension.
Full job specifications can be presented to interested candidates following an introductory call.
Interviews will be held virtually in the coming weeks.