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Business & Employment Skills Manager

Job Title: Business & Employment Skills Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Walsall, West Midlands
Salary: £24.00 - £26.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH60609_1554200169
Contact Name: Paul Spooner
Contact Email: p.spooner@parity.net
Job Published: April 02, 2019 11:16

Job Description

Our client is currently looking for a Business & Employment Skills Manager to work on onsite in Walsall.

Business & Employment Skills - 3 months - £24.00 - £26.00 per hour (Inside IR35)


  • Lead the client's approach to Business Growth and Employment & Skills supporting the economic growth strategy.
  • Prepare, consult on and then finalise and publish an employment & skills strategy that clearly sets out the clients direction and long term ambitions.
  • You will have to establish and maintain good relationships at a senior level as well as companies in a position to drive and invest in innovation.
  • Lead, influence and shape the development of strategy and policy relating to the Employment and Skills function.

Skills/Experience Required:

  • Working experience in a public or private sector organisation at a senior level, with clear evidence of success in the delivery of initiatives or policy development.
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of the legislation and key policy issues underpinning sustainable business growth.
  • Able to work corporately and flexibly
  • Significant experience in the development, delivery and management of externally funded projects.
  • An awareness of contemporary issues facing local government
  • Excellent networking, advocacy, oral and presentation skills with the ability to persuade and influence.

Please forward CVs or call on 0208 171 1646

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