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Senior Business Advisor
Fixed Term Contract Until 31 March 2017
37 hours per week
Band 8: £31,846 to £35,662
An exciting opportunity has arisen to lead the business advisory team of enterpriseGY, the enterprise creation and business development programme run by Great Yarmouth Borough Council, funded by the Coastal Communities Fund.
Building on nearly ten years of Local Enterprise Growth Initiative activity, this post is an exciting opportunity to steer the delivery of the three pronged CCF programme – the Enterprise Town for Business Growth and Job Creation. This programme sets out to encourage the growth of business start-ups, assist the development of existing businesses in the key sectors and stimulate the spirit of enterprise across the Borough by supporting a calendar of events.
Enterprise development and business sustainability are important parts of the Council’s economic strategy. The post holder will also explore the future sustainability of the programme.
We are looking for experienced business professionals with a strong understanding of the challenges facing both business start-ups and existing businesses.
For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Peter Wright, Economic Development Officer at Peter.Wright@great-yarmouth.gov.uk or (01493) 846522.
The closing date for completed applications is 16 March 2016.
We offer a competitive salary, a number of work related benefits, attractive terms and conditions and membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme.
You can apply online at gybc.engageats.co.uk Please note CVs are not accepted.
The Council operates an equal opportunities policy and we welcome