Strategic Lead, Policy and Strategy

Manchester City Council
06 Apr 2018
04 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: SS1 GBP58,494 pay award pending.

Manchester has a hugely ambitious vision to be in the top flight of world-class cities, as the heart of the Northern Powerhouse and nationally at the forefront of devolution. The City Council has a leadership role in making those ambitions a reality.

This is a strategic role that will drive those changes across the city. The role will involve leading a diverse and complex policy agenda, including how we better connect residents in Manchester to the opportunities of economic growth - promoting inclusive economic growth, and changing how services for the public work with residents.

We are looking for a genuine all-rounder, who can work at pace to lead a significant programme of work. The skills required include, excellent written and verbal communications, ability to make strategic connections between priorities and programmes, and the ability to work effectively with a complex set of stakeholders to develop new policies and strategies.

Closing date for applications 27 April 2018 , applications received after this date will not be accepted.

Assessment Centre to be held on 17 May 2018 (please ensure you are available for the full day if shortlisted) at the Town Hall Extension, Manchester. Applications by way of cv and expression of interest (no more than two sides of A4), click apply now to be redirected to our application page