Job Opportunity: Clean Maritime and Green Energy Officer (full-time, 12-month contract, £50,000pa) for Northern Devon (application deadline: Mon 25 March 2024)

North Devon Plus, an agency that enables economic growth for people, businesses and communities in Northern Devon to help them flourish and prosper is currently seeking to recruit a Clean Maritime and Green Energy Officer to cover the local authority districts of North Devon and Torridge.

This is a full-time (37 hours per week), 12-month fixed term contract with an annual salary of £50,000.

The post is home based but will require some office based working in both Barnstaple and Bideford, plus work from other locations when required.

The deadline for applications is 10am on Monday 25th March 2024, with interviews scheduled for Thursday 4th April 2024.

Working together with the Economic Development teams of both North Devon and Torridge, the Clean Maritime and Green Energy Officer will work alongside the private sector to develop partnerships with a range of local, regional and national organisations and stakeholders, including:

o The University of Exeter.
o The University of Plymouth.
o Maritime UK SW.
o The Catapult network,
and
o Government departments such as the Department for Transport and National Shipbuilding Office

to innovate within the sector, supporting job creation and working with skill providers to ensure a clear pathway of relevant skills is developed. This will also involve the organisation of both high profile business to business (B2B) and direct-to-community events, including awareness raising and supply chain development.

Further information about the post and details about how to apply can be found on the North Devon Plus website.