Responsible for the overall development of the QBR route according to operational logistics, timings, risk criteria, budget and planning parameters;
Security planning - working closely with West Midlands Police planning team and other local authorities to identify the route and mitigate risks;
Operations and logistics - responsible for documenting the route, including the identification of changeover points, collection points, time adjustment locations, lunch and evening locations, road conditions and terrain, convoy and runner speeds and timings;
Event planning - source and acquire support facilities for the convoy, including break sites, lunch locations, refuel locations, photo opportunity locations and other logistical requirements;
Support local authorities in the planning and delivery of community celebrations, ensuring they remain in line with the OC's aims and objectives;
Management - manage the Advance Coordinator and Pilot / Pace Coordinator.
Skills and Experience Required
Fluent in spoken and written English;
UK Drivers Licence;
Proven success of working in event operations;
Experience of working with local authorities;
Advanced user of Microsoft suite, including Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
Degree or equivalent in a related discipline;
Relevant Health and Safety qualification;
Route measurement experience;
Experience in using Geographic Information Systems.
Salary : Circa upto £35,000 per annum
Please note the internal job title of this role is "Advance Manager" as per the job description.