Manchester Climate Change Agency Vacancies
Manchester Climate Change Agency Director
Salary: Grade SS1 £62,531 to £67,676 (Bar at £65,048) per annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Full Time Hours: 35 per week
Work Location: City Centre
Closing date: Sunday 29 November 2020
YOUR CHANCE TO SHAPE OUR CITY’S FUTURE
A green city with walkable neighbourhoods, clean air, good jobs in successful businesses, warm homes and affordable energy, safe cycling routes and a public transport system that works for everyone. This is the city we are working to create.
To achieve this, every household, every community, every classroom, every boardroom, every town hall meeting room will need to play their full part to take urgent action on climate change. The challenge is great but so is the opportunity for Manchester to have a leading role in the new zero carbon revolution and become one of the first zero carbon, climate resilient cities in the world.
To make our ambitions a reality, a new and exciting opportunity has been created here in Manchester to oversee and promote climate change action in the city – the Director of Manchester Climate Change Agency.
The Manchester Climate Change Agency and Partnership are seeking a dynamic leader to drive forward the implementation of the Manchester Climate Change Framework. The aim of the framework is to ensure Manchester will play its full part in limiting the impacts of climate change and create a healthy, green, socially just city where everyone can thrive.
We are seeking applications from those who are passionate and committed to making an important contribution towards climate change agenda.
Candidates will ideally have a track record of successfully implementing high profile programmes, which have delivered measurable outcomes and outputs. The ability to build positive working relationships with a range of stakeholders is a key skill required to be a success in the post, as well as demonstrable experience of successfully securing funding from a variety of sources.
If you feel that you have the relevant skills and expertise to make a difference, we want to hear from you.
Manchester City Council is committed to giving fair support to members of the Armed Forces and veterans, whilst recognising and remembering the sacrifices they have made.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.
Apply via Manchester Jobs website.