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Economy & Sport Growth Manager - Job Vacancies

Economy & Sport Growth Manager

Contact
John Byrne / 01509564888 / j.byrne@lrsport.org
Contact
John Byrne / 01509564888 / j.byrne@lrsport.org
Location
SportPark at Loughborough University, LE11 3QF
Salary
£34,337 to £37,874
Hours
Full Time
Organisation
Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport
Placed On
Thu 29th June, 2017
Closes
12:00pm - Mon 17th July, 2017
Job Reference
PH0023
Working with our key partners (Sport England, LLEP, City/County/District Local Authorities) Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) are seeking to recruit an outstanding individual to join our extended team. You will work with a range of external partners (SME, LAs, Job Centre Plus, voluntary sector partners, suppliers, consultants and contractors).

This new post will create a single point of access to help sport businesses grow. Fundamental to the success will be the delivery of the recently adopted Sport and the Economy Action Plan. We want to unlock the potential of Leicestershire and Leicester brand as one of the premier locations for sport and physical activity in England, embedding this into our culture, ways of working and DNA.

We are looking for someone who can help shape Sport Businesses, improve their competitiveness and innovation. We need some dynamic thinking to unlock the potential of tomorrow's workforce, while helping us to enhance our place and profile.

As a key Relationship Manager you will be based at the award winning SportPark, based at Loughborough University and your role will be to lead and co-ordinate the development, review and implementation of the Sport & the Economy Growth Plan. Helping to position sport and physical activity as a key sector growth within the Leicester and Leicestershire Economic Partnership priority.

Interested? If you feel you have the right skills and passion for this area of work we would love to hear from you.

For further information and details on how to apply for this role please go to: Economy & Sport Growth Manager

All previous applicants will be re-considered.

If you require further details please contact John Byrne, CSP Director on 01 509 564888 or email j.byrne@lrsport.org

Closing Date for applications: 17th July 2017, 12.00 noon

Interviews will be held week commencing 24th July 2017.

Supporting Documents:

business-case-re-llep-project-development-fund-as-of-19th-jan-2017.pdf (PDF, 122.4 Kb)

llep-sports-sector-plan---july-2016.pdf (PDF, 1.1 Mb)

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport actively promotes diversity in employment and sport and welcomes applications from all parts of the community. To add your job please submit your job specification.

Partners

  • Age UK L&R
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Blaby District Council
    East Midlands Platform
    County Sport Network
  • Loughborough University
    British Heart Foundation
    QUEST
    Safeguarding
    Rutland County Council
  • Sport England
    Charnwood Borough Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Melton Borough Council
    North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Harborough District Council
    Leicester City Council
    Equality Standard

Partners

  • Safeguarding
    Harborough District Council
  • British Heart Foundation
    Charnwood Borough Council
  • Melton Borough Council
    QUEST
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    East Midlands Platform
  • County Sport Network
    Age UK L&R
  • Leicester City Council
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Rutland County Council
    Loughborough University
  • Blaby District Council
    Sport England
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • Equality Standard