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Town Centres Development Manager

Vacancy Id:
£54,572 - £56,849 per annum
Closing Date:
Benefits & Grade:
Grade SM4
Contract Details:
Contract Hours:
37 hours per week
Interview Date:
02 / 03 September 2020
Job Description:
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council has a large scale ambitious development programme across all six of its Town Centres. With an acclaimed nationally recognised approach for transformational change in Stockton Town Centre, the pace of that journey continues across all six centres with an ambitious programme of investment that now exceeds £100M.

As a result, we have set up a dedicated multidisciplinary team to focus on the development and delivery of this programme. With the new team now coming together, we are looking to recruit a Town Centres Development Manager to work as part of the management team and supporting the Director in the delivery of the programme.

Responsibilities will include taking the project executive lead for elements of the programme, working closely with the Programme Delivery Manager to deliver a broad range of interventions across the Borough's town centres. The role will also take management responsibilities for financial, valuation, communications and technical staff within the team.

We are looking for a highly motivated team player who is outcome focused, with leadership experience in large scale development, regeneration and commercial programmes. You will be able to demonstrate absolute competency as a senior manager.

You will be expected to lead internal and external teams across a range of programmes to ensure that projects are delivered coherently in the most efficient manner. Exceptional people skills will be expected, recognising that effective political and community engagement are always at the heart of our approach.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.

If you would like further information or an informal chat about the role please contact Richard McGuckin, Director of Town Centres Investment on 01642 527028.

The application form is available in alternative formats from Xentrall Recruitment Services, tel: 01642 526992 or email [email protected]

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