Join our team at GRCC as Flood & Community Resilience Officer

Full-time position at GRCC
Deadline for applications is: 12noon on Wednesday, 3 January 2024

Do you want to make a real difference to communities experiencing flooding?
Are you passionate about the environment?
Are you a 'people person'?

You could be the next person to join our friendly Community Development Team!

GRCC is looking to recruit a new colleague with a can-do attitude to play an active role in our work around community resilience, climate and environment related work.  The ideal candidate will have experience of working with communities in areas related to environment and resilience, parish and town councils, and/or voluntary, community, and social enterprise organisations, and in and with a wide range of communities.

You will need to be adaptable, well organised, and an excellent communicator in order to engage and lead our Flood Warden programme, Emergency Planning work, and work with communities on developing their projects and ideas.  You will also need to be able to present to a variety of audiences from community to strategic partners.

This is a full-time post (36 hours per week) based at GRCC's offices in Gloucester.  We operate a flexible working day and some home working is possible.

Post holders will be required to travel to meetings countywide and occasionally out of the county.  Evening and weekend work may be required, for which equal time off in lieu is allowed.

The Job Description and Person Specification, plus application form can be downloaded using the buttons on the right.  

Applications will ONLY be accepted on the GRCC application form and should be submitted by 12noon on Wednesday, 3 January 2024.  In your application, please explain how you meet the qualities outlined in the Person Specification.

If you have any queries or would like an informal conversation about this role, please contact

GRCC is an independent, Charitable Company, limited by guarantee.  Our mission, to help build strong, healthy, sustainable communities in Gloucestershire, is at the heart of everything we do.