Promoting Sport & Physical Activity

Sports equipment

Events & Cultural Development Officer (Arun District Council)

Categories: Events

Contract: 37 hours per week – Some evening and weekend working will be required

Base: Bognor Regis Town Hall

Salary: Scale SO2 - £27,924 to £29,558 (per annum)

Description: They are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced individual for the role which is extremely varied covering the promotion, coordination and management of events and activities taking place within the District and leading on projects in relation to events, leisure and the cultural offer.

The post holder will be expected to research, develop and facilitate new high profile events and initiatives working closely with colleagues and external partners to encourage economic activity in line with the Council’s Leisure and Cultural Strategy and other key planning and policy documents.  You will be responsible for sourcing external funding to deliver and develop opportunities locally and to lead on work related to improving cycling infrastructure and the range and quality of outdoor facilities in the District.

If you have good project management skills, an ability to build strong relationships with key stakeholders, work successfully as part of a team and are able to work on your own initiative then they would like to hear from you!

For an informal discussion on this post please contact: Sadie Tooley, Cultural Development Manager or Joe Russell-Wells, Environmental Services & Emergency Planning Manager on 01903 737951.

Closing Date: Friday 4 March 2016

Interviews: Week beginning Monday 14 March 2016 at Bognor Regis Town Hall

Applications: Please visit www.arun.gov.uk/jobs

Notes: Essential car user