Director of Governance & Law

26 May 2022
24 Jun 2022
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

We have ambitions for Herefordshire to be an exemplar of 21st century rural living where market towns and rural communities are valued and recognised for the contributions they make to the success of the county. It’s a great place to live with a beautiful natural environment and we’re creating a thriving local economy which is sustainable, well connected and offers wellbeing across the whole of the county.

Good governance and decision making is at the heart of all we do, and this role will provide inspirational leadership to our governance and legal services. You will work closely with elected members and the Chief Executive and be a core part of our management board. As a council we are investing in our people and you will lead on developing the culture of our legal and democratic services as well as the operational direction, impact and overall performance.

You will be a qualified solicitor with the vision to match our ambition and passion for Herefordshire. For a confidential discussion about this role, please contact our recruitment partners at Penna; Pete John on 07701 305617 or via or Kelly Ridley on 07709 512415 or

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