Permanent, full-time (37 hours to be worked over 4 days, Wednesday-Saturdays)
We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed individual to join Charnwood Borough Council's Markets Team as Markets & Fairs Officer, acting as first point of contact for Market Traders and overseeing all activities related to running and developing an award-winning large street market.
You will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of Loughborough’s markets and support the planning and administration of the annual Fair. We have some exciting projects in the pipeline and you could be part of helping to make Loughborough markets a destination of choice for both residents and visitors.
The job is a full-time post working Wednesday – Saturday. You will need to be willing to work flexible hours to cover service needs and the role requires outside working, sometimes in adverse weather conditions.
You will have an enthusiastic and customer-focused approach, be confident with technology and have excellent interpersonal skills. You will be responsible for overseeing all of the Loughborough markets; the regular Thursday and Saturday retail market, Friday vintage market and monthly Farmers Market – as well as occasional specialist Markets and Christmas Markets. You will also be the main point of contact for Shepshed market traders and will be required to support the wider Markets and Town Centre Operations team where necessary.
No CV's and no agencies please.