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Job Opportunity: Business Development Manager (Climate Change & Sustainability) – Coventry City Council

What is the job role?

To contribute to the delivery of Coventry City Council‘s Climate Change & Sustainability ambitions by developing and managing a coherent set of projects and policies. This set of services requires building relationships with and working both internally at the City Council and externally with local businesses, community organisations, partners, government and other key stakeholders to influence activities, plans, policies and services which stimulate and facilitate net zero and sustainability goals in the City. This post is a 22 month fixed term contract.

Who are they looking for?

They are specifically seeking the following experience for the role:
  • Experience of developing and delivering complex partnership projects, and working with external stakeholders at a senior level, specifically in the energy and low carbon sector.
  • An understanding of the national, regional and sub-regional policy landscape related to low carbon energy and the challenges and opportunities.
  • Ability to provide influence and advice to senior leaders, managers and elected members on the progress of projects and programmes, including briefing notes, cabinet reports and delivery of presentations.
  • Budgetary experience, specifically experience in managing reporting requirements of external funding working alongside third parties.
For full details on the application process please read the attached document on their jobs page labelled ‘Coventry City Council Application Process’ Interview date(s): 13th, 14th, 18th, 20th July The deadline for applications is 03 July 2022.

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