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Liaison Officer (Industry)

Location
Civic Centre (Home Working)/School Based
Reference
BG11525
Salary
Grade 5 (£23,079.71 - £25,990.61) - 37 hours per week
Contractual Status
Fixed Term
Date
31st September 2022
Job Type
External

The successful candidate will have experience of undertaking similar roles, working in comparable settings and with a passionate interest in this area of work.

Principal Accountabilities include:

  1. To develop and maintain effective relationships with the business community in Blaenau Gwent.
  1. To be the interface between Blaenau Gwent Council, key business sectors and other stakeholders in promoting and supporting local employment/skills related (current and future) opportunities. 
  1. Engaging with businesses to identify employment requirements/associated skills gaps; and utilise this information to inform local project delivery, preparing residents (e.g. children and young people) for available/planned opportunities.
  1. To utilise and maintain appropriate database(s) and/or CRMs to track business offer/requirements and cross reference with stakeholder need/delivery (e.g. individuals, schools, employment agencies); monitoring associated outcomes.
  1. Work with key partners to prepare residents (e.g. children, young people, unemployed) to meet identified current and future employment needs.
  1. Co-ordinate and facilitate links between the business community and service users; using innovative and engaging methods.
  1. To organise, deliver and attend events and activities; encouraging business engagement, active participation and commitment where relevant.

The position carries an Approved Casual Car User Allowance therefore access to a vehicle for work purposes is a requirement.

Thorough pre-employment screening is undertaken during the recruitment process. The post holder will be required to complete an application for a Disclosure of Criminal Records.

 

Job Description Download
JD_Liaison_Officer_20_1109.pdf
Closing Date
08/12/2020

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