Community Engagement Coordinator

Barking, London (Greater)
Community Engagement Coordinator
11 Apr 2019
29 Apr 2019
Full Time
Organisation Type
Council owned company

At Be First we’re building homes and creating new communities at an unprecedented rate.  So, it’s vitally important that we listen to the local community effectively and that we act upon their concerns properly and in a timely manner.

We’re looking for an experienced and highly creative engagement coordinator to ensure that our consultation is more than a tick box exercise.  The postholder will have overarching responsibility for the company’s engagement activity working across a variety of exciting projects.

You’ll be working with our planning, estate renewal and development teams, and you’ll need to demonstrate both your ability to deliver engagement exercises directly and your skills as a commissioner of engagement resources.  You must be adept at working collaboratively with senior colleagues, and have excellent analytical, organizational and presentation skills.

Be First’s mission is to accelerate regeneration of the borough, so that no-one is left behind.  

Person Specification: (Desirable Criteria)

Experience of Estate Renewal and Housing Engagement

Specialist training or qualifications relating to community regeneration or similar

Experience of managing multiple stakeholders when delivering successful project outcomes

Benefits include:

30 days holiday / Lap Top / Mobile / Shared Oyster Card / Pension Scheme. 



Please get in touch with Becky at Greenacre Recruitment on 07597 665275  for further details.