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At Sport England we are determined to create a sporting habit for life and create a meaningful and lasting community sport legacy from the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Working with a range of partners we will be investing lottery and exchequer funding to encourage young people to regularly play sport and continue with this interest into their adult life. This means building a world-class network of clubs, coaches, facilities and volunteers in every community and building partnerships for a new era in sport.
We are seeking to recruit a Relationship Manager into our Facilities and Planning team. Working across the central part of England the successful applicant will play a key role in developing relationships with regional and local partners to promote the benefits of community sport and ensure local capital investment programmes are delivering enhanced sporting facilities.
Interested? You must have extensive experience of working within a planning, construction or regeneration environment, be skilled at brokering relationships at a senior level and have delivered multiple capital projects or sports development programmes or multi agency investment programmes, preferably within a sporting or leisure environment. Some knowledge of planning regulations and the sporting environment will also be an advantage. Excellent analytical, project management, budgetary and financial skills are essential.
In return we offer an attractive salary and benefits package, including: A Group Personal Pension Plan, life assurance, healthy lifestyle benefits and 32 days' holiday. For further information visit www.sportengland.org/careers.aspx
Please return a completed Sport England application and diversity form to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number FP2000 by 4pm, 25 April 2012.
Sport England actively promotes diversity in employment and sport and welcomes applications from all parts of the community.
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