The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is embarking on its search for exceptional individuals with the passion to deliver on our vision and help us to create a truly global and competitive City Region at the heart of the Northern Powerhouse. If you have the skills and ambition for this City Region and thrive on tough challenges and getting results, then we want to hear from you.
Our current opportunities along with a number of key documents and website links can be found below. Further details and application packs can be found when clicking on the relevant job title.
Thank you for your interest in the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority. This is an exciting time for us having successfully negotiated and secured a Devolution Agreement with Government, bringing a wealth of opportunities to the City Region.
The Liverpool City Region’s Growth Strategy – ‘Building our future’ – sets out the City Region’s 25 year strategic approach to how growth will be driven forward; focusing on the three pillars of productivity, people and place. The Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership is currently developing an action plan which will identify projects and programmes under each key pillar, links to support and complement the Single Investment Fund prospectus as well as measuring the impact and outcomes of the growth activity on an annual basis.
We are looking for individuals who share our vision, with the passion, experience and skills to help us to achieve this growth, creating a truly global and competitive City Region.
Once again, we would like to thank you for your interest in the Combined Authority and wish you the best of luck with your application.
The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is an equal opportunities employer and provider of services and welcomes applications from all members of the community. Our aim is to ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of race, gender, marital status, age, disability, religious beliefs, sexual orientation or employment status.
The Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form within the application pack is optional. However, if you do choose to complete this section, the information you provide will assist us in monitoring the effects of our equal opportunities policy in recruitment and selection and will help us to develop and improve. This information will not be available to the panel members and will not be used to make any decisions about your application or suitability for employment. Please state if you would like any support or adjustments to be made in the selection process for reasons such as religion, disability, medical or maternity.
For step by step guidance on completing each section of the application form, please view our Guidance Notes.
Date Posted: 23 March 2018Closing Date: 06/04/2018Hours Per Week: 35Salary: £43,790 - £46,456 (SCP 41 - 43)Location: No1 Mann Island, Liverpool Employment Type: Full TimeContract Type: Permanent
Liverpool City Region Combined Authority
Development Specialist (Salary: £43,790 to £46,456)
The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is searching for exceptional individuals with the passion to help us deliver our vision and create a truly global and competitive City Region at the heart of the Northern Powerhouse. Our growth strategy sets out the City Region’s 25-year approach, focusing on the three pillars of productivity, people and place. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to combine local decision making with significant, discretionary funding.
The Combined Authority is establishing a new and empowered investment team to deploy these funds. The team will use commercial best practice to fund projects that generate financial returns, economic growth, and social and environmental benefit. It will support the City Region’s highest profile projects and seek to be catalytic in improving its global competitiveness.
We are currently seeking a Development Specialist who will work on major projects and investments that will generate financial returns, economic development and wellbeing dividends.
Educated to degree level, you will have demonstrable relevant professional experience, including experience of working on simultaneous deals, projects of accounts and of engaging with diverse project stakeholders in the context of delivering major projects. We are looking for highly motivated, creative individuals with the passion to make a difference at work.
Closing date: 6 April 2018