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The STDC covers around 4,500 acres of land to south of the River Tees, in the Borough of Redcar and Cleveland, and includes the site of the former SSI Steelworks. The establishment of the Corporation will further the regeneration of the area, and deliver the physical, social and environmental regeneration of the South Tees area.

To meet these challenges we are looking for a highly motivated, passionate team who can deliver on our plans for Tees Valley growth and regeneration, and play a part in making Tees Valley an even better place to be.

Thank you for your interest in joining us.  

Current Vacancies

Group Procurement and Purchasing Manager

Teesworks is looking to recruit a Group Procurement and Purchasing Manager.

Teesworks is part of the Tees Valley Combined Authority Group and is situated in Redcar. The Combined Authority was established in 2016 to drive economic growth, create jobs and transform the five local authorities of Tees Valley. It is chaired by the elected Tees Valley Mayor, who also chairs the South Tees Development Corporation board.

Working within Teesworks, the first Mayoral Development Corporation outside of London, it is a high-profile opportunity to be part of the UK’s largest industrial zone.

Reporting to and working closely with the Group Chief Legal Officer (who acts as the Monitoring Officer of both Tees Valley Combined Authority and South Tees Development Corporation), this post holder will be the senior manager of the Group’s Procurement and Purchasing functions. The successful candidate will provide procurement and purchasing advice across the group and a number of associated bodies – Tees Valley Combined Authority, South Tees Development Corporation, South Tees Site Company and Teesside International Airport Limited and associated companies (the ‘Group’). Under the terms of a group services agreement the TVCA Procurement provides procurement advice and support to the Group, ultimately to support the delivery of the ambitions of the region’s strategic economic plan.

For this important post we need a truly exceptional person. You will need to be a highly driven, well-organised, self-motivated and strategic leader. Strong influencing skills and the ability to work with multiple stakeholders are fundamental to the role, and the individual must possess substantial gravitas and credibility.

For detailed information on this role and to apply, click here.

 

Procurement Officer

Teesworks is looking to recruit a Procurement Officer

Teesworks is part of the Tees Valley Combined Authority Group and is situated in Redcar. The Combined Authority was established in 2016 to drive economic growth, create jobs and transform the five local authorities of Tees Valley. It is chaired by the elected Tees Valley Mayor, who also chairs the South Tees Development Corporation board.

Working within Teesworks, the first Mayoral Development Corporation outside of London, it is a high-profile opportunity to be part of the UK’s largest industrial zone.

This new role will support the Procurement Manager to deliver procurement activities across Tees Valley Combined Authority, South Tees Development Corporation, South Tees Site Company and Teesside International Airport Limited (the ‘Group’) as well as supporting wider Group priorities when needed. For the successful candidate, this role presents an opportunity to be involved in our diverse group and major developments and regeneration in our region.

For detailed information on this role and to apply, click here.