HENLEY-ON-THAMES TOWN COUNCIL IS RECRUITING A TOWN CENTRE MANAGER
Deadline for Applications: 1pm, Friday 24th September 2021
Position: Town Centre Manager
Line Manager: Town Clerk
Line Manages: Markets & Events Manager, Mayor’s PA / Office Manager
Hours: Full-time (37 hours per week)
Contract Type: Permanent
Application Deadline: 1pm, Friday 24th September 2021
Interview Date: w/c 4th October 2021
This is an exciting opportunity for a Town Centre Manager experienced in economic development, events, and town centre management to join the Henley team and help support and develop a vibrant community. The successful candidate will be responsible for driving the economic heart of Henley, ensuring it remains a secure, dynamic and vibrant market town, serving the needs of businesses, residents, and visitors alike.
This includes overseeing economic development and markets; the visitor economy; the town’s bus service; community safety; civic ceremonies; and community events and projects.
Projects include organising the Christmas Festival and other high-profile town-wide events; coordinating the annual Henley in Bloom project; improving bus service passenger figures; supporting businesses as we recover from the pandemic; making the town centre more attractive; and driving more visitors to the town.
The successful candidate will also manage, and be assisted by, the Markets and Events Manager and Mayor’s PA / Office Manager.