Job vacancy details


Graduate Economic Development Officer

Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council
£18,609 - £22,779 depending upon experience
Kings HIll
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week. This is a temporary contract for 12 months.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
26/01/2020 at 23:55 PM
Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council

We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic Graduate to work on a wide range of projects in support of local businesses with the overarching aim of achieving sustainable growth in the local economy.

You will support and assist the Economic Regeneration Manager on a range of Borough-wide initiatives which support local businesses as well as organising a series of events with partner organisations that support the local economy.

As well as having a genuine interest and commitment to Local Government and the wider community we are looking for candidates who can demonstrate that they have excellent research and report writing skills, can work on their own and as part of a team, are enthusiastic and able to confidently network with a wide range of people.

Due to the way that this role is funded this post is offered on a one year fixed term contract. After 12 months it is hoped that you will have developed a range of skills across a variety of areas as well as enhancing your understanding of local government and what it is like to work in a professional and challenging work place.

Why work for TMBC – you will receive a competitive Graduate salary with generous annual leave, we can offer flexible working practises, eligibility to join the excellent local government pension scheme, easy car parking.

Closing date 26 January 2020.

Interviews week commencing 03 February 2020.

If you would like to find out more information about this role or for an informal discussion please contact Jeremy Whittake, Economic Regeneration Manager on 01732 876011 or email

How to apply

Please apply online. If this is not possible, please contact a member of the HR team by emailing

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