DS2095 - Economic Development Officer (TIF)

Favourite Falkirk Council & Falkirk Community Trust
Ref no: FLK02631
Closes: Tuesday, 6th June 2017
Published: Wednesday, 17th May 2017
Location: Community Stadium, 4 Stadium Way, Falkirk
Salary: £34,301 - £37,523 per year
Hours: 37.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Falkirk Council & Falkirk Community Trust
Category: Economic Development
Sub-category: Project Officer

Job Advert

You will help create growth and investment in the local economy through the delivery of the Falkirk Tax Incremental Finance (TIF) Initiative, an exciting economic regeneration strategy being delivered in the area.

You will support the Growth and Investment Manager by developing, monitoring and delivering the Falkirk TIF initiative as the strategy to promote and diversify the economy of the Falkirk Council area as set out in the Economic Strategy: Growth, Investment, and Inclusion.

You will help deliver key TIF infrastructure assets and site enabling projects, develop, masterplan, monitor, prioritise and market TIF development sites owned by Falkirk Council and assist private owners to help accelerate delivery of their TIF development sites.

You will be educated to degree or diploma level in Economics or Development or a related discipline, demonstrate a thorough understanding of the field of project management, communication, economic development, inward investment and the delivery of development projects. You will also have well developed IT skills.

This post is temporary until May 2022 as part of a temporary project.

For an informal discussion please contact Colin Frame on (01324) 590972.