Join the Midlands Engine

Join the Midlands Engine

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The Midlands Engine is England’s leading pan-regional partnership. We have a remit for driving economic growth in partnership, in every part of our region, a place that is home to almost 11 million people. The Midlands is a region of pioneering minds, thriving industry, great beauty, inspiring heritage and incredible people. Our region is a place of vibrant cities, bustling towns, flourishing rural areas and welcoming communities. From Shropshire in the west to Lincolnshire in the east, from Derbyshire in the north to Herefordshire in the south, we are the beating heart of the UK.

The Midlands Engine convenes a wide range of partners, from small businesses and universities, to global multinationals, public sector bodies and government agencies, bringing voice and vision to the Midlands. We provide crucial focus and connection so that, together, we can act now with commitment and purpose to drive economic prosperity for the nation and for the benefit of our region’s places, people and future. And now, we’re looking for dedicated, skilled people to be part of that future…

Lead Officer – Programme Delivery

Salary: £84,324 progressing to £89,140*
Closing Date: 17 August 2020
We are seeking a truly exceptional individual who will be responsible for providing strategic expertise to the Midlands Engine Director, with specific responsibility for ensuring the delivery of the Midlands Engine Business Plan.

Lead Officer – Programme Delivery

Programme Officer Roles

Indicative Salary £37k*
Closing Date: 17 August 2020
You will play a pivotal role within the Executive Team and support specialist areas and exciting projects with partner organisations.

Programme Officer – Delivery (two posts)

Programme Officer – Executive Officer to the Director

Communications Roles

Closing Date: 17 August 2020
Providing first-class Communications and Public Affairs support, everything you do will have raising the profile of the Midlands Engine in mind. Your role will be exciting and varied as you manage internal and external communications and engagement activities.

Lead Officer – Public Affairs
Indicative Salary £50k*

Communications Manager
Indicative Salary £42k*

Executive Officer Roles

Indicative Salary £32k*
Closing Date: 17 August 2020
At the heart of the team, you will provide exceptional professional support working across a diverse portfolio.

Executive Officer – Diaries

Executive Officer – Executive Team

* Indicative salary, subject to job evaluation.

How to Apply

Please provide a summary CV (maximum three A4 sides) and covering Expression of Interest letter that explains how your experience and personal qualities relate to the job requirements.

As a partnership organisation, we welcome secondments from partner organisations, if you would like to apply on this basis, please confirm this within your covering letter.

Application Closing Date: 17 August 2020
We reserve the right to close vacancies before the specified date once sufficient number of applications have been received.

Interview/Assessment Date: Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within one week of the closing date. Interviews will be held by video conferencing, and are anticipated during week commencing 24 August 2020. If you are unavailable during this week due to holidays please highlight this on your application. Where possible, alternative dates will be organised.

Please forward your application in confidence to: Gayle.Aughton@midlandsengine.org

The Midlands Engine is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from all backgrounds. Applicants with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post will be guaranteed an interview.

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