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Programme Manager (Dorset Low Carbon Economy Programme) (Dorchester)

Salary details: £34538 - £40057

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Dorset County Council
Occupational group
Natural Environment
Salary details
£34,538 - £40,057
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
Fixed Term
Kate Hall
Contact email
Contact telephone
01305 224774
Closing Date
30 July 2017
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Do you want to help shape the future of Dorset's Low Carbon Economy? ...

We are looking for a talented individual to lead the successful delivery of the Dorset Low Carbon Economy Programme ...


Programme Manager 

Salary: £34,538 - £40,057

Location: County Hall, Dorchester

Job term: Full time (37 Hours per week)

Appointment type: Fixed term - 3 year contract


We are looking for a talented individual to lead the successful delivery of the Dorset Low Carbon Economy Programme.

This new Programme, which will be funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), aims to stimulate a step change in Dorset’s low carbon economy, through accelerating the deployment and demonstration of low carbon technologies such as energy efficiency and renewable energy.

Your role will be to manage the overall Programme, including the provision of a grants fund and technical support, targeted at business, public and community sector organisations. You will need to ensure that the Programme meets agreed outputs, match funding targets and is ERDF compliant.

You will have excellent and demonstrable knowledge and experience of managing ERDF funded programmes; demonstrable knowledge of low carbon energy technologies and experience of managing a grants programme.

Excellent project management, communication and partnership working skills will also be essential.

This position is a 3 year fixed term opportunity.

This post has a significant travel requirement and you are contractually required to have a vehicle (or transport deemed to be suitable by the County Council) available for use as required.

For an informal chat about this post please contact Kate Hall, Community Energy Team Leader, on 01305 224774.

Closing date: 30th July 2017.

Interview date: 16th August 2017.

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