Vacancies

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.

Dear applicant,

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.

Equal Opportunities

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.

Investment Analyst

Date Posted: 05 April 2018
Closing Date: 4 May 2018
Salary: £27,852 - £30,127
Employment Type: Full Time
Contract Type: 2.5 years Fixed Term

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 investment 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, and it will work to an investment panel of nationally recognised experts.

We are currently seeking an Investment Analyst who will work on the Combined Authority’s development and financing of these projects.     

This role is part of the Combined Authority’s’ Intensive Development Programme, designed to take you as a talented, early career professional and give you real responsibility, structured training and exposure to different parts of the organisation. Our offer is exposure to diverse projects and sectors; a structured training programme and a steep learning curve that can lead to advancement in the public or private sectors; and a purposeful role in a supportive, skilled team.

Our ideal candidate is an individual with the drive to work hard and make a difference. She/he will have base technical skills, work well in teams and demonstrate positive attributes like resilience under pressure and attention to detail. 

Start date for this post is flexible for the right candidate. 

Associated Documents

• Investment Associate

Date Posted: 05 April 2018
Closing Date: 27 April 2018
Salary: £47,853 - £50,765
Employment Type: Full Time
Contract Type: 2.5 years Fixed Term

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 investment 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, and it will work to an investment panel of nationally recognised experts.

We are currently seeking an Investment Associate who will work on the Combined Authority’s development and financing of these projects.     

This role is part of the Combined Authority’s’ Intensive Development Programme, designed to give you the skills, responsibility and exposure you need to deliver for us and move up. You will develop your career through exposure to diverse projects and sectors; a structured training programme; and increasing responsibility. You will have exposure to some of the UK’s leading experts in generating growth through investment.

We are searching for a talented, positive-minded individual with highly developed technical skills, some experience of managing investments, loans and/or projects; a strong work ethic and a commitment to sustainable development in the Liverpool City Region. You will thrive under pressure, communicate well and bring analytical rigour to the role. Your horizon will be a senior role in the public or private sector. 

Associated Documents

Investment Manager

Date Posted: 13 April 2018
Closing Date: 01/05/2018
Salary: £74,144-£83,461 (SCP56-60)

Investment Manager (Salary: £74,144 to £83,461)

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 two  Investment Managers  who will lead the Combined Authority’s financing of these projects, managing them from formation to completion.     

We are open to diverse candidates. You may work in financial services or be a sector expert. You may be a seasoned professional coming out of the corporate world or a mid-career striver wanting to prove yourself. Whatever your background, we want to hear from you if your skills and motivation can turn this unique opportunity into success.

The role is also diverse. We will support you to develop new skills and expertise. The possibility to extend your professional knowledge across sectors and financing approaches is part of the job’s appeal.

Closing date:  1 May 2018

To apply for the above position please upload your current CV and Supporting Statement to : 

https://www.michaelpage.co.uk/job-detail/investment-manager-director/ref/13908072

Associated Documents

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