Bristol Nights is Hiring

May 10, 2024

Bristol City Council is looking for a Night Time Economy Officer.

You’ll be helping Bristol Nights to build a safer, more welcoming nightlife, and expand support for the Women’s Safety Charter.

Night time Economy Officer

Job description

Part Time (22.5 hrs. per week), Fixed Term until March 2025.

£29,777 - £32,076 pro rata

This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the Bristol’s vibrant nightlife, while promoting safety and inclusivity.

The Night Time Economy Officer role offered by Bristol City Council will play a key role in promoting the Women's Safety Charter among local businesses, contributing to a secure and welcoming atmosphere for everyone.

This role is not only vital for economic development but also for nurturing a sense of community, solidifying Bristol's status as a friendly and safe place for residents and visitors alike.

What will I be doing?

You will be supporting people who work at night, through the delivery of Bristol's Women's Safety Charter. In collaboration with the Bristol Nights partnership, you will engage with various businesses within the night time sector to offer direct support.

Responsibilities include organising training events, registering participants, and aiding in the professional growth of night workers. This new position is crucial for enhancing the sector's skills in the best practice management of night spaces. The job delivers a suite of support aimed at bolstering the safety and wellbeing of those in the night time economy.

What do I need to have?

You should be dynamic, with excellent organisational and communication skills, ideally with experience in the night time economy, event management, and client support. The ability to produce detailed reports and handle multiple deadlines is crucial.

This role suits someone who is adept at engaging with a variety of business groups and can excel in a dynamic environment. It's a chance to make a significant impact on the night time economy of Bristol, ensuring it remains a thriving and safe space for all.

How do I apply?

Visit the Bristol City Council jobs page for how to apply.

The complete Job Description and Personal Specification can be found on the Bristol City Council Jobs website.

Closing date is 22nd May

Job reference VAC005446

Additional Information

This is a part time role, 22.5 hours per week and is a fixed term contract until March 2025. Your working days will be flexible, with very occasional evening and weekend work, in line with the needs of the role.

Why Bristol City Council?

At Bristol City Council, we go that extra mile for our people; we offer a work environment which is fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high-profile organisation. For the majority of our roles hybrid working arrangements are available, giving teams the opportunity to work in a way that suits them, balancing service need and individual choice - mixing both home and office working.

Join us and you’ll receive an excellent rewards package including flexible working and flexitime, membership of the Local Government Pension scheme, and a generous annual leave allowance. In addition, you’ll be working in a supportive environment where you’ll have the chance to make Bristol a better place and contribute to its future.