Chief Executive

Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Competitive Salary
06 Jun 2019
26 Jun 2019
Job role
Chief Executive
Contract Type
Full time

The successful candidate will lead an innovative change programme to reshape our town and workforce to ensure that we are ready for the challenge of supporting our ambitious growth agenda. Working alongside our communities, partners, and elected members, the Chief Executive Officer will strive to ensure tomorrow’s Stevenage is ground-breaking and future-proofed.  As a co-operative council, we are committed to continuous improvement for and with our local communities and the successful candidate will provide strong, collaborative, visible, strategic leadership  for this agenda. Acting as an advocate for the Council, Stevenage town and as a key aspect of the county of Hertfordshire, the successful candidate will influence at a strategic level to ensure the best possible outcomes are delivered for our communities.

This role will also act as Electoral Registrations Officer and Returning Officer for Stevenage Borough Council.

Application Details

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Leader of the Council, Cllr Sharon Taylor OBE via her personal assistant Gill Harrison on 01438 242330.

To apply for the role of Chief Executive, visit to complete an online application.

Closing date for receipt of applications:   Wednesday 26 June 2019

Interviews will be held week commencing: Monday 15 July 2019

Please note that Stevenage Borough Council cannot accept CV’s, all applications must be made on the Council’s standard application form which can be found at the above link.