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Interim Chief Executive

  • Location

    South East England, England

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  • Salary:

    Up to £1000 per day

  • Consultant:

    Chelsey Newsom

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 MONTHS

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Interim Chief Executive is required to join a local authority based in the South East on a temporary contract for a period of 3 months initially and the view for extension thereafter.

Our client is looking for an experienced local government Chief Executive who has significant experience in this area who can essentially come in and hit the ground running. You will be responsible for being the main go to between the members and officers of the council to bring forward positive change and strategy on behalf of the public.

You will be resilient, have a commercial mind and have ability to influence others in your role. As the head of paid service, you will have a duty to undertake appraisals and performance manage your senior members of staff to ensure you have the right system in place to provide the outcomes of the council as a whole.

As the interim Chief executive you will be required to build on exisiting relationships with members and officers to allow a more cohesive service.

Due to the urgent and demanding nature of this role, our client wants to speak with candidates that have experience within local government at a Chief Executive level who is able to start on short notice.

For more information on this role and the organisation, please contact Chelsey Newsom at Sellick Partnership for a confidential discussion. Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK.

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