Date: 30th May 2019
Looking for a new role to get your teeth into within the Leeds City Region? We are currently seeking to strengthen our programme delivery team with the recruitment of a Digital Growth Advisor – focusing on helping businesses to improve their digital connectivity/broadband.
The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual, who is prepared to work flexibly and as part of a team, in a high profile and demanding environment, working to tight deadlines to achieve success for the programme.
This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with highly developed interpersonal, organisational and negotiation skills along with good project management experience.
The successful candidate will have a good level of experience in advising small to medium sized businesses on digital technology solutions, specifically digital connectivity – in either a commercial or public sector environment.
The role involves strong partnership working across the Leeds City Region, establishing professional relationships with small businesses, digital suppliers and partner organisations. Hence, applicants should have good communication, negotiation and networking skills.
In addition, the successful candidate should be proficient in Microsoft office applications and using CRMs (Customer Relationship Management) systems to manage clients and report on progress.
The position is offered on a fixed term basis for two years – with a good prospect of extension by 12 months. The post holder will be based at our offices in Leeds city centre, but with regular travel to other districts within the city region.
For more information and guidance about applying for this position please contact Muz Mumtaz, Programme Manager for Digital Enterprise by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
As this is a fixed term position, secondments from partner organisations would be welcome. Please seek the approval of an appropriate senior manager before applying for the post.
Applications should be received no later than Friday 21st June 2019.
Interviews will be scheduled for late June and so applicants should ensure that they are available to attend.
To apply for this position please visit: https://jobs.leeds.gov.uk/economic-development-city-development-digital-growth-advisor/32541.job