Vacancy posted: Friday, 21 Sep 2012
Based: Home Working
SkillsActive is a highly respected, dynamic employer body tailoring solutions to meet needs of industry; a catalyst for change across the UK sport, active leisure and wellbeing industry. Partner with government, sector employers, national agencies, and trade bodies to facilitate business change via people and skills development.
You will work with employers in our sectors, throughout Scotland and develop strong collaborative partnerships with the Scottish government and its agencies to shape and influence policy direction and achieve the demand-led education and training system that meets the needs of employers.
Your knowledge of the current employment and skills agenda in Scotland and high level negotiation and influencing skills will enable you to work with sector employers, national agencies, committees and trade association to enhance employer engagement and determine a skills protocol for employers in Scotland.
Empowering employers to develop their workforce through workforce development planning and managing projects as a result of funding from the Employer Innovation Fund is a key part of your role.
You will have excellent interpersonal and networking skills, and an interest in improving employment and skills opportunities for people in our Sector. Ability to travel across the UK and regular visits to our head office in Central London is essential.
For more information on this role and to apply, please use Apply button and follow the link to download the Application Pack
Closing date for applications is Midday, 1st October 2012
Unfortunately we are not able to respond to all applicants, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume your application was not successful.
Closing Date: 01-Oct-2012