Location: Sandbach, Cheshire Salary: c. £180,000 Reference: A000408 Deadline: Closed
The world-famous Jodrell Bank Observatory, an icon of Cheshire East, was created to realise a ground-breaking vision. Today, we’re equally determined to become a respected exemplar of local government.
Over the past few years, we have made real, positive change in the organisation and its governance, overcome significant challenges, and built a strong collaborative culture. We have successfully adopted a committee system, delivered major new infrastructure and made significant progress towards our ambitious carbon neutral target. The Council has agreed a four-year balanced budget, and our new workforce and customer strategies create an excellent framework for high expectations and future ambitions.
Our new Chief Executive will therefore join an organisation in robust health, with a track record to be proud of and huge potential. It’s an exceptional opportunity to build on the achievements of our outgoing CEO, and take us even further in the coming years. You’ll be inspired by our ambition to connect with local people and local businesses, so that together we can achieve high quality local services that are sustainable - in every sense - and affordable.
We want to meet candidates who will impress us with their grasp of organisational leadership, capacity for strategic planning, and profound commitment to helping our communities flourish. Your credibility, resilience and optimism will help us become outstanding. Please visit www.cec-ceo.co.uk to find out more. Please note you will need to return to this webpage to complete your application.
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