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REED Southend-on-Sea
3rd Floor, Tyler House
Southend-on-Sea, Essex
UK
SS1 2BB
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REED Southend-on-Sea
3rd Floor, Tyler House
Southend-on-Sea, Essex
UK
SS1 2BB

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Tuesday 08.00-18.00
Wednesday 08.00-18.00
Thursday 08.00-18.00
Friday 08.00-18.00
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About REED Southend-on-Sea

At REED Southend-on-Sea we cover the following sectors:

Accountancy

A wide variety of non- and part-qualified positions, including PQ accountants, finance managers, payroll managers, credit managers & controllers, and accounts assistants.

Business Support

All manner of business support roles, including administration, customer services, contact centre, and management, as well as entry-level roles in fields such as sales and marketing.

Engineering

All manufacturing and engineering jobs, including design, manufacturing and post-production service/maintenance, across a range of industries.

Human Resources

Qualified and non-qualified HR roles across the whole spectrum in both generalist and specialist HR markets, ranging from assistant to director.

Management

Management roles for those looking to take the next step or gain a first management job, spanning sectors including sales, procurement, marketing and the rest of our industry sectors.

Procurement & Supply Chain

Roles from assistant to director, including bid & tender, category, contract & supply, commercial, eProcurement, logistics, and all procurement, purchasing & supply chain jobs.

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Jobs in Southend-on-Sea, Essex

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Tree Officer

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 day ago

£23,398 to £29,323 Per annum

As a Tree Officer you will be responsible for carrying out routine tree inspections, identifying any necessary work and issuing works orders to the contractor. You will be responsible for ensuring that work is carried out in accordance with the specification. You will provide technical advice to other council teams, partner organisations and other agencies. You will play a key role in ensuring the delivery of the council’s commitment to maintain and extend tree cover with the town.

Claims Officer

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Temporary
  • 1 day ago

£10 Per hour

Southend-On-Sea Borough Council is recruiting 2 full time claims officers on a temporary basis until March 2018. Southend Borough Council pride themselves on the service they provide to the local community and its members. By joining this department you will become part of an integral and high achieving team.

The main purpose of this role is to support the Social Funding Team and assist customers by calculating claims. Your role will include checking and processing new and renewal applications, day to day administration including billing, recovery of local taxation, housing benefit overpayments and any other income owed to the Council. You will be in a position to deliver a high standard of customer service as you will be dealing with members of the public who can be frustrated. You will have a real position of ownership and active involvement working in this team as the area of responsibility is very large. You will be offered full training for this job.
Due to the nature of the role, you will require the ability to write letters and explain complex legislation as well as the ability to calculate financial data. It is preferred that you have experience of dealing with the public directly, working with financial calculations, and using computers systems and packages.

If you are interested in learning more about this vacancy, then please do not hesitate to get in touch for a full job description. Please email southend.bc@reedglobal.com, otherwise please be sure to apply online below today!

Senior Building Control Officer

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 day ago

£35,444 to £41,967 Per annum

There are a number of large and interesting projects in the pipeline, from major residential schemes and a large seafront leisure development along with day-to-day householder projects. You will assist in the effective delivery of the Building Control function and ensure that the Council’s obligations under the Building Act and other associated legislations are administered and enforced.


 

Parks Team - Cleaning Maintenance

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Temporary
  • 1 day ago

£8 Per hour

On behalf of Southend-On-Sea Borough Council, Reed are currently recruiting a candidate to assist the Parks Operations in undertaking the maintenance work in public parks, recreational grounds, landscaped areas within the Southend on Sea Borough.

This role will be 38.5 hours a week until July 2017 on a temporary basis. Hours of work are as follows; week 1 - Tuesday 7am - 9:30am, Wednesday 7-7, Thursday 7 -7, Friday 7-7 and week 2 - Thursday 7am - 9:30am, Friday 7-7, Saturday 7-7 and Sunday 7-7. Weekend working will be required.

There are 4 ground maintenance depots: Belfairs, Priory Park, Chalkwell Park and Great Wakering. You will be working in the vicinity of  of these sites to carry out your days work and therefore will need to drive to empty bins and collect litter for the Borough. 

A suitable applicant would ideally have experience of littering/bins and the parks environment.

This role will be based outside and therefore you will need to be comfortable working in this sort of environment and working long days. This role involves lone working therefore the team are looking for someone reliable and honest to ensure the work is completed effectively and efficiently. 

The Council is an equal opportunities employer. They welcome applications, regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, age or religion or belief. All applications will be considered solely on merit.

Please do not hesitate to apply for this post if you feel you have the required experience and are available to commit to these hours. 


NB: THIS ROLE IS NOT BASED AT THE CIVIC CENTRE
 

Communications and PR for Sustainable Transport

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Contract
  • 1 day ago

£29,323 to £35,444 Per annum

The main purpose of your role will be to oversee and manage the development and delivery of the allocated work stream of the South East Active Travel Programme. This will include performance management and communications as outlined by the SEAT bid and delivery plan. You will be expected to promote constructive relationships with elected members, internal and external partners, stakeholders, and the local community. The job requires work with relevant officers across Southend, Essex and Thurrock to agree and coordinate development, delivery, monitoring and evaluation under your allocated work stream – South Essex Active Travel.


 

Arboricultural Officer

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 day ago

£23,398 to £29,323 Per annum

As a Tree Officer you will be responsible for carrying out routine tree inspections, identifying any necessary work and issuing works orders to the contractor. You will be responsible for ensuring that work is carried out in accordance with the specification. You will provide technical advice to other council teams, partner organisations and other agencies. You will play a key role in ensuring the delivery of the council’s commitment to maintain and extend tree cover with the town.

Planner

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Temporary
  • 1 day ago

£35 to £45 Per hour

Do you have Planning Experience within a large town? Southend on Sea is undergoing huge regeneration currently and need to recruit Planners.  Both on a Experienced and Graduate level.

To provide professional planning advice, deal expeditiously with planning applications and related matters and contribute to the achievements of targets and standards.  Providing professional support to the Area Planning Officer.  Advising external customers/applicants, clerical and technical support and enforcement officers.  Dealing with a proportion of correspondence, planning applications, informal enquiries and negotiations and appeals, including preparation of written representation statements, and attendance at Hearings. Guiding the Registration Team on requirements for descriptions, consultation, notification, publicity etc, on registering applications.  Contribution to the organisation of the Development Control Group and co-ordination with the Group Manager of Development Control on projects and duties assigned.  Preparation of reports to Committee, formulation of
conditions of approvals and reasons for refusals and presentation of reports at Committee.

Details:

Location: Southend
Salary: Dependant on skill set

If you would like to be considered for the role please apply and a REED Consultant will contact you to discuss your work history and experience.  If you wish to apply in a more discreet fashion please email you CV direct to myself on dave.brown@reedglobal.com

Structural Engineer Job

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Contract
  • 1 day ago

£35,444 to £41,967 Per annum

An exciting Engineering opportunity has arisen to support the delivery of capital projects on Southend Pier.

Southend Pier is the town's historical icon as well as being the longest pleasure Pier in the world. It stretches for 1.34 miles, putting Southend on the map as well as into the record books.

Since it was built in 1830 the Pier has seen both good and troubled times. With its many changes it has evolved to meet the trends of the passing decades of the 20th and 21st centuries.

It is a true survivor, having lived through fires, boat crashes, two world wars and economic decline as well as braving the elements of Mother Nature in beating off the effects of the weather and the waves.

To ensure this listed building is protected, and capital projects are delivered appropriately, we require a qualified Civil, Marine, or Structural Engineer, with appropriate experience on coastal structures, or marine structures, and a proven track record in project management, project programming and managing projects.

Candidates must be proficient in AutoCad, and have an understanding of the difficulties working with tides. The successful candidate will have experience of managing large budgets.

The Council is an equal opportunities employer. They welcome applications, regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, age or religion or belief. All applications will be considered solely on merit.

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV, outlining your past experience within your engineering discipline, together with your experience dealing with marine structures, or anything similar. Please send to:- dave.brown@reedglobal.com

Streetworks Coordinator

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 day ago

£29,033 to £35,093 Per annum

You will manage and co-ordinate a broad range of Street Works and Road Works activity on the highway Borough wide, with a view to minimising disruption to the public, vehicular traffic and public transport. Supervision to ensure prompt investigation of complaints from Council officers and members of the public will be required. You will be expected to manage and implement measures to maximise income and meet corporate targets as well as shaping continuous improvements of service through effective management and control of Utility companies. The end goal is to implement change within the Street Works and Permitting in response to the Council and Government policy.

Planner

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 day ago

£29,033 to £35,093 Per annum

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is seeking a planner to work on a wide range of development management projects. You will be part of flexible and progressive DM Team, enjoying mobile-working, free-parking, professional development and a range of other employee benefits. We have a number of exciting projects in the pipeline, from a major mixed-use regeneration scheme, to a football stadium and seafront and leisure development.

Social Worker in Children's Services

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 2 days ago

£29,323 to £35,444 Per annum

You will be expected to provide professional and comprehensive casework to a caseload of children and young people, some of which will be complex and sensitive cases and will require the highest of professional standards and in depth knowledge of relevant legislation, regulation and practice methods. You will be responsible for case management compliance as per the Council's policies and procedures. Being a Social Worker for Children’s Services will involve submitting written reports when required including statements and care plans for care proceedings in County and High Courts.

Edge of Care Team Manager

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 3 days ago

£41,025 to £47,556 Per annum

The Team is located within the EHFS & YOS Service, and builds upon the core elements of the service already in place, ensuring families access all the existing services and the Troubled Families programme. The multi-disciplinary team is available to support families 7 days a week between the hours of 08:00 and 23:00, reflecting the fact that a family’s needs don’t stop outside of office hours. Practitioners work side by side with families, foster carers and their Social Workers, using proven methodologies such as motivational interviewing and brief solution focused therapy; supporting families to address issues that may result in the removal of their children.

Graduate Trainee Auditor

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 3 days ago

£23,398 to £29,323 Per annum

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council and Castle Point Borough Council are neighbouring authorities who share a Head of Internal Audit and pool their internal audit staff to provide a service to both councils and South Essex Homes (a housing management company). It also supports the work of each client's Audit Committee whose membership is drawn from Councillors or Board Members. The successful candidate will be expected to work at any client the team provides a service to.

This is an exciting opportunity for a career minded person to join a service who continually strive to improve. In this training post, you will audit all aspects of our clients' business and draft your own reports. From day one, you will have the opportunity to deal with both front line staff and senior officers. Your findings will be reported to senior managers and management teams. As part of your training programme, opportunities will be made available to lead on aspects of the teams work and get involved in specialist audit areas. All team members have a continual professional development programme throughout their employment with the Council.

 

Team Manager Children's Services

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£41,025 to £47,556 Per annum

Southend Borough Council is seeking candidates who can demonstrate substantial experience and success in Team Manager roles within statutory frontline settings. Responsibilities are to manage social work and business support staff to risk assess referrals and to provide managerial oversight of social work intervention.

Senior Consultation and Participation Advisor

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Contract
  • 1 week ago

£35,444 to £41,967 Per annum

Commissioning and managing contracts with external consultation specialists and the maintenance of an online consultation portal are important aspects of this job. The role requires supervising others within the team where appropriate. You are expected to develop the Council’s strategy for community engagement and oversee high profile public and internal consultations. Specific key responsibilities include leading the Council’s key community consultations, (this could include a residents survey and consultation on the Council’s budget), as well as supporting and advising directorates on service specific consultations. The job will also require you to maintain an on-line consultation portal that provides best practice guidance and co-ordinates engagement work. As part of a varied role you will lead the Council‘s approach to staff engagement, including delivery of employee engagement surveys. You will also manage a Policy & Performance Officer for Inclusion which will support the Council’s approach to equalities.

Intelligence Officer Job

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£19,430 to £24,174 Per annum

The main purpose of this job will be to provide high level analytical investigation to operational criminal investigations which in turn will assist in the prevention, targeting, disruption and detection of crime. The job will expect you to employ analytical techniques to create intelligence products and will inform relevant strategic and tactical planning to the standard defined within the national Intelligence model. This role will provide an efficient and effective service to managerial, operational and investigative decision making and identify weaknesses in council policy and procedures.

Southend Dementia Action Alliance Co-Ordinator

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£23,166 to £29,033 Per annum

Based within the Dementia Community Support Team within Integrated Commissioning, this new and exciting position has developed to support people living with dementia and their carers. The main purpose of this role will be to lead, co-ordinate and further develop the membership of the Southend Dementia Action Alliance, build on Southend’s Dementia Friendly Community status and promote better understanding of dementia across communities and reduce stigma. You will also be helping to promote independence and improve the quality of life for people living with dementia and truly live well within their community.

Senior Economic Development Officer

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£34,746 to £41,140 Per annum

Main Purpose:

This senior role will support the ongoing work of the Media and Communications Team as well as leading on key communications projects.

Key Responsibilities:
Managing key projects to a tight timescale including project planning and evaluation

Commissioning additional services as required including design, photography, advertising and print

Providing communications support and advice for corporate programmes

Participating in the Council’s  media relations service, providing  accurate and timely advice to all internal and external customers

Researching and preparing awards entries as required

Contributing towards a robust Corporate Communications Strategy

Contributing to the improvement of public information produced by the Council and including the use of the Council’s Corporate Identity

Qualifications

Essential:

Educated to A-level or equivalent, or has a suitable professional qualification
Strong public relations or journalistic background
Desirable:
Educated to degree level

Knowledge

Essential:
Excellent team leadership, communication and listening skills including ability to delegate where appropriate
Understanding of communications and local government agendas and priorities
Awareness of e-government agenda, Disability Discrimination Act and equalities legislation Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills, the ability to present complex information clearly and succinctly and to be an advocate for the organisation.
Ability to write and edit copy to a high standard for news releases and corporate publications, online and hard copy.
Management of a large scale communications project ( ideally with an internal team) through the full life cycle
Strategic planning of communications projects including production of strategic plans with objectives, outcomes and return on investment
Desirable:
Knowledge and practical understanding of a recognised project management methodology, e.g. Prince2 or Promaf

Experience

Essential:

Working in a large multi-functional organisation in a demanding environment
Managing communications projects including planning, implementing and evaluating
Working well under pressure and being able to meet deadlines
Desirable:
Working in local government

Core Competencies

Essential:

Leadership and Decision Making
Planning and Performing
Analysing, Interpreting and Judging
Interpersonal Skills
Organisational Awareness and Strategic Thinking

Additional Information

Essential:

Highly self motivated, able to work on own initiative or as part of a team
Ongoing commitment to continuous professional training and self development
Willingness to learn new skills and techniques

IT Skills: Computer literate and competent in the use of Microsoft Office, Word, Access, Excel, Powerpoint and able to manage information databases.
Hours of Work: The post holder may be required to flexibly including outside the Council’s normal office hours and weekends as necessary.

Highways Inspector

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£19,238 to £23,935 Per annum

You will use latest mobile technology to ensure accurate and timely recording of inspections and ensure attention to detail when raising job orders to ensure safety of the travelling public. Knowledge and experience of highway inspections, maintenance and elements of Street works will be advantageous as well as excellent customer skills to maintain the highest standards within the team and keep abreast of new national and local directives. 
The Council is an equal opportunities employer. They welcome applications, regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, age or religion or belief. All applications will be considered solely on merit.

Business Growth Advisors

  • SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX
  • Contract
  • 1 week ago

£29,323 to £35,444 Per annum

As a Business Growth Advisor you will be helping the South East Business Boost project to utilise £6.4 million of ERDF funds to deliver an enhanced business support and business grant facility to SMEs across the South East Local Enterprise Partnership area. The Business Growth Advisor will be providing specialist support to SMEs across the County by offering in-depth advice to those businesses looking to grow by increasing their productivity and helping with the grant application process. Duties will include: re-developing business plans, assisting with the implementation of growth plans, developing marketing plans, providing advice on general business information and assisting businesses to apply for funding. You’re expected to provide practical, in-depth advice services to business owners and senior managers of companies as well as developing innovative ways of finding new and existing clients to grow their own business. Although based in Southend this job will involve travel to various locations across Essex, including remote working at partner organisations.
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