Head of Strategy
As the Head of Strategy, you will work closely with the Managing Director and senior leadership team, senior elected members, elected members and our key partners to develop and deliver our new corporate plan. It’s about enabling us to make better decisions that will result in positive, impactful outcomes that will help our communities thrive.
As the Council’s senior policy adviser you will ensure that through robust performance and scrutiny we meet performance framework requirements, together with the use of research and business intelligence to inform our approach, so that we deliver on our ambitions.
You will ensure that our strategies and policies reflect the needs of our residents and communities and ensure our role in meeting their needs is understood and underpins everything we do.
You will champion effective engagement with our communities and shape local strategic partnerships, fostering positive relationships with local public sector partners and communities, embedding equalities into everything we do.
Another important part of the role is to promote strong media and PR activity internally and externally, and provide effective policy and communications support to the Council, including the Managing Director, Leader of the Council, Executive Members and senior leadership.
For an informal and confidential discussion about this position please contact Emma Duncan, Deputy Director of Law and Strategy at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a call, or please click apply below.
Closing date: 25 April 2021 • Interviews: TBC