Development Co-Ordinator - Business Isle of Man - Limited Term Appointment
St Georges Court

Job Reference: DFE-012090

Closing Date: 21/04/2021

Salary: £30,604 - £35,755 per annum

Department: Department for Enterprise

Hours Per week: 37

This post is a limited term appointment for 2 years.

About the role and our team

We are searching for a dynamic, motivated and analytical Development Co-Ordinator to support Business Isle of Man.

Business Isle of Man is an Executive Agency within the Department for Enterprise, it is a public/private partnership acting as a key decision maker and advisory body to help drive economic growth within those sectors under its responsibility.

Business Isle of Man is responsible for facilitating the support, development and promotion of key sectors of the economy. With large numbers of employers, employees and diverse clusters of businesses, Business Isle of Man has a significant responsibility for ensuring the promotion and development of opportunities within these sectors

The majority of the role will be project based and initially will be supporting the agency in delivering a number of large scale national projects. You will need to be a team player and have a keen interest in the economic and social development of the Isle of Man and a desire to apply your skills to directly develop the island through the Business Agency work.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Administration and secretarial support for the agency board, board meetings and workshop events
  • Project support in delivering projects that result from Business Isle of Man and providing updates accordingly to the Business Agency Executive Board
  • Designing, managing and delivering specific research projects and activities 
  • Engaging with internal and external stakeholders within the process of researching specific policy areas
  • Conducting analytical research, quantitative and qualitative data collection and both primary and secondary research

What can this role offer me?

If working flexibly is important to you, you’ll be happy to know we operate a flexi-time system making it easier to reclaim any additional hours worked and to fit your other commitments around your work life.

To find out more about the benefits you can enjoy by working with us, download our benefits guide from the bottom of the advert.

How to find out more and apply

For more information please see the attached job description and person specification, or alternatively contact Kirree Gooberman on 01624 687148.

A provisional interview date of 5/6 May 2021 has been set for shortlisted applicants, however this is subject to change.​​​​​​​

Applications for this post will be accepted up to midnight of the closing date specified. You’ll need to upload your latest CV to your application, and we recommend that you also include a cover letter that explains your motivations for applying, and that demonstrates your suitability for this post. If you have difficulties applying online please contact the Recruitment Team on 01624 686300 or by email at

A relocation package and interview expenses are not available for this role.

Flexible Working

The Isle of Man Public Service is an equal opportunities employer which supports and promotes flexible working. We understand its benefits in improving work-life balance and supporting health and wellbeing and, in its different forms; it is widespread throughout the Public Service. We are happy to discuss part-time or flexible working arrangements, including job share partnerships, for our roles (where possible) and if interested you should discuss this with the Hiring Manager.

Find out more about where a career in the Isle of Man Public Service could take you at


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.