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Emergency Planning Officer

Not Specified, United Kingdom, Contract

Posted: 1day ago


Emergency Planning Officer - 6 month contract - South West


My Client (Local Authority) are seeking an experienced and confident Emergency Planning Officer to join their team in these unprecedented times! This local authority is in the South West.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience of delivering emergency planning functions within a public sector.

Essential Requirements

Able to deliver plan writing, consultation, adoption, delivery of training, exercising and debriefing of plan
Have an understanding for different sectors of emergency plans i.e. flood risks, cyber-attacks, animal health, radiological and civil contingencies
The ideal candidate will have an Emergency Planning degree and evidence of vocational training / experience
Able to demonstrate effective partnership working with internal and external partners through multi-agency negotiation and relationship management.

Day to Day Responsibilities

Provide training and exercising of the Council's plans to develop the expertise of officers with an emergency response role
To help prepare, develop and exercise corporate emergency plans, procedures and supporting documentation to the relevant emergency response
To lead on administration functions of the Council's Emergency Planning Service
Work with the Emergency Planning Manager and Head of Service on delivery of targets and outcomes for EP / BC workplan.
Coordinate the council's Business Continuity (BC) management programme and ensure services have completed Business Impact Assessments and Business Continuity Plans.

Further details

Please note this role will be 100% Remote Working initially but with development of restrictions, you may be required to come into the office a few days a week.

The post is a 6-month initial contract with likely extension.

Rate yet to be negotiated but will be based upon individual experience

If you hold all these skills and are interested in this opportunity, then please get in contact with Georgina at g2 Recruitment on either (phone number removed) or email me your CV to

g2 Recruitment are committed to equality of opportunity for all applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships or any other characteristic protected by law

Job Details

Full Time
Not Specified, United Kingdom