Interim Chief Executive

Flexible working
3-4 months whilst covering permanent recruitment - £850+/day Inside IR35
The Role

Our client, a large and successful district council, are seeking an Interim Chief Executive Officer for a period of 3-4 months.

You will…

  • Provide positive and dynamic leadership to all council employees as the Head of Paid Services, especially as they navigate the move to a new office premises.
  • Challenge and inspire performance in the council, reviewing objectives and ensuring the council is doing the best it can.
  • Provide advice to council members, ensuring strategic policy objectives are identified and achieved as efficiently and economically as possible.
  • Develop and maintain effective communication throughout the council, encouraging strong working relationships.
  • Ensure council services are delivered; driven by quality and customer focus.

You will have…

  • A track record of high performing achievement in a senior management role at an organisation of comparable size.
  • A good understanding of the political processes and experience in managing politically sensitive issues.
  • Evidence establishing an effective performance management culture to drive continuous improvement.
  • Significant experience in developing economic strategies and initiatives.