Careers at Sheffield City Region

We are an organisation in the vanguard of city region led economic development. With significant funding, economic development powers and a strong public-private partnership in place all committed to delivering transformational economic growth we need a team that is ambitious, committed to excellence and that has partnership at its heart.

If you are interested in working on behalf of Sheffield City Region we encourage you to regularly check our website and sign up for updates on the external system we use to post our adverts.

Current Vacancies

  • Senior Programme Manager 

We are seeking a dynamic manager with business finance experience to develop the SCR programme.

Closing Date: 14th July 2017, at 11.59pm

Recruitment is managed on behalf of the Sheffield City Region by Barnsley Council and further details are available at www.barnsley.gov.uk. For further information and an informal conversation regarding the vacancy please contact David Hewitt on 0114 220 3459.


Building on recent rounds of recruitment we are now in a position to fill two more key positions in the SCR Executive team. Successful candidates will play important roles in our policy and commissioning directorates – helping to set the direction and translate that into meaningful programmes of activity. The two posts we are currently recruiting to are:

  • Assistant Director – Business Support & Investment 
  • Economic Policy Officer 

The closing date for applications for the Assistant Director post is 28.07.2017 at 23:59
The closing date for applications for the Economic Policy Officer post is 21.07.2017 at 23:59

Recruitment is managed on behalf of the SCR by Barnsley Council and further details are available at www.barnsley.gov.uk

For further information and an informal conversation regarding these vacancies please contact Ruth Adams on 0114 220 3453.


This post is responsible for providing project operational support for the duration of the Sheffield City Region Growth Hub Enhancement Project.

  • Growth Hub Project Support Officer

The closing Date for applications is 28.07.2017, at 23.59

This post is part funded by the England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020.

Recruitment is managed on behalf of the SCR by Barnsley Council and further details are available at www.barnsley.gov.uk