Driving economic growth across East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock

A strategic body, which brings together the public and private sectors to support economic growth in its constituent areas

South East LEP secures £102m to boost Economic Growth

The South East Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is the business-led, public/private body established to drive economic growth across East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock.

Our LEP is one of 38 partnerships set up by the government to be the key body determining strategic economic priorities while making investments and delivering activities to drive growth and create local jobs.

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The Greater South East Energy Hub is hiring

We are seeking to create a dynamic, agile and commercially focussed team to deliver energy projects across a large part of England.

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

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Gateway to Europe calls for urgent joined up thinking on Lower Thames Crossing

Key industry, local government, parliamentary and transport representatives have called for urgent joined-up thinking over road transport investment to secure the key cross-Channel gateway linking the UK largest trading partner, the European Union,...

Friday, 25 May 2018

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New funding to support innovation and R&D

The Strength in Places Fund (SIPF), led by UK Research and Innovation, is a new competitive funding scheme that takes a place-based approach to research and innovation funding, to support significant regional growth.

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

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Creative Industries Local Coordinator - hiring now!

Thurrock Council are looking for three people with a demonstrable working knowledge of creative businesses and exceptional communication skills to help us drive this ambitious new business development programme for the cultural sector.

Friday, 18 May 2018

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SELEP Annual Report April...

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