We are recruiting - Business Engagement and Dorset Gateway Manager

We are recruiting...

Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership – Business Engagement and Dorset Gateway Manager (Fixed term)

Salary:Starting salary from £39,992 to £47,722 per annum with further progression opportunities to £52,132

Closing date:Monday, June 18, 2018 - 23:00

Supporting businesses growth and increasing productivity in Dorset is a key objective.  We are now looking to recruit a Business Engagement and Dorset Gateway Manager to manage the Dorset Gateway and LEP wide businesses engagement activity. We have secured Funding from BEIS and we need to evidence impact. This is an exciting opportunity to work with Dorset business and to support their growth.

This is a new post that will suit someone looking for a role where no two days are the same and where they can put their own stamp on it. In addition to being a pragmatic lateral thinker, you’ll also need a gift for stakeholder management with excellent collaborative working and communication skills that help you influence at the highest levels. You’ll be working in a fast-paced environment where your ability to think strategically will be thoroughly tested. 

You will have an understanding and knowledge of the local Dorset economy, key policy and the political climate locally and nationally. You will also have an understanding of the key economic challenges and opportunities facing the Dorset economy.

The post is full time. The contract will be for 2 years with a possibility of extension, subject to available funding.

For further information and to apply please click here. 

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