Newcastle upon Tyne

Employer Engagement Manager (External to Council)

Full time

£28k per annum

EXTERNAL TO COUNCIL - You will NOT be employed by Newcastle City Council

Fixed term for 12 months - ideally suited for a secondment opportunity.

NewcastleGateshead Initiative markets NewcastleGateshead on a national and international stage. Our mission is to inspire people to visit and to live, learn, work and invest here - delivering economic growth for NewcastleGateshead and the wider region.

The candidate:

We are currently looking to recruit a highly motivated, dynamic and experienced employer engagement professional to join our team.

Sitting within Invest Newcastle (part of NewcastleGateshead Initiative), the post holder will work as a part of a virtual North of Tyne Combined Authority (NCTA) wide team with DWP and Local Authority counterparts to engage businesses in youth employment programmes which move young people into/closer to work.

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with proven knowledge of how to engage with and maintain relationships with a wide range of employers, to join this dynamic public­private organisation.

Closing date: 9am on Friday 15 Jan 2021

Interview: Week commencing 25 Jan 2021

For an application pack, full job description and person specification, visit or email

If you have any queries, please contact Sarah Lawrence on 0191 440 5724.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

15 January 2021

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