Project Officer (Town Centres)

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Aberdeenshire Council
£29,261 - £31,039 per year
20 Sep 2016
04 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

“Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on the attachments below. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for”

Aberdeenshire Council is expanding its Regeneration Strategy and is looking for an enthusiastic and energetic officer to develop and implement the Council’s Regeneration Strategy for Banff and Macduff. 

The Council is committed to delivering regeneration and growth in its north coast communities and has recently approved a new regeneration action plan for the towns of Banff and Macduff.  The plan involves working with community groups and businesses to build on local assets and take forward various exciting projects which seek to develop the economy, the community and the environment of the area.  The post holder will work with local groups and council colleagues to develop projects for funding from council and external sources and work within a committed and ambitious team for the benefit of the two towns.

The post holder will keep up to date with national bodies work on town centres and on sources of external funding for town centre work.  As well as having project development and management experience, the post holder will ensure that communities are involved in the development of their town centres and that Council committees, partners and Councillors are kept informed of town centre issues and activities.

The post holder will be educated to degree level in a relative subject or hold equivalent transferable skills.  He/she will have experience in economic development and have extensive knowledge and experience of working with senior officers of key stakeholders in regeneration. 

Experience of working with community organisations and multi –agency partnerships and working with and understanding businesses is essential with proven experience of developing, co-ordinating and managing a diverse range of economic regeneration programmes.

In addition they must have the ability to write clear and coherent complex reports for a wide range of audiences.

 The post holder will have to be able to work evenings and weekend, when required, and travel throughout Aberdeenshire where public transport may not be available. 

This post has a minimum requirement of 2 references. One of these must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal Enquiries: Mona Harper 01467536167 


Please refer to attached Job Profile for further information

The Individual

Please refer to attached Job Profile for further information

See also:
Applying for a job with Aberdeenshire Council.pdf
Job Profile Project Officer (Town Centres) 2015-07-27.pdf