Business Unit Leader for Community Services, Policy & Performance

West Sussex
Up to £46,655 pa + Car Allowance of up to £1,239 pa
19 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Job role
Team Leader
Contract Type
Full time

Here at Mid Sussex District Council (MSDC) we are located in an area of outstanding natural beauty. We maintain strong and lasting relationships with our many external partners, and our priority is to work collaboratively to ensure the best possible customer experience for all residents and businesses.

In addition to a competitive salary you’ll also receive great staff benefits, including generous holiday, pension and car allowance. You will also enjoy discounted access to a number of health clubs in the district.

The Council offices are in the centre of Haywards Heath with free staff parking and within walking distance of the newly rebuilt mainline station.

Business Unit Leader for Community Services, Policy and Performance

Ref: RBPS024

Salary: Up to £46,655 pa + Car Allowance of up to £1,239 pa

We are looking for an ambitious individual, to lead the Community Services, Policy and Performance Business Unit to create a culture that drives high levels of customer satisfaction, a value for money ethos and an internal resource of practical and helpful corporate planning knowledge.

With responsibility for a number of staff you will lead in promoting an enthusiastic and customer focussed approach to the delivery of Council services, delivering corporate and service planning, performance management, policy development, strategic partnership working and a range of community-based partnership projects.

You will have experience of operating within a senior management leadership role, ideally in a political environment, and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to influence, inspire and motivate others at all levels.  

If this opportunity sounds like the role for you we’d love to hear from you. 

If you would like any further information, or have any questions, you should contact Lucy Mason, PA to the Council’s Management Team on 01444 477202 or

Lucy will make an appointment for you to speak to Peter Stuart, Head of Corporate Resources, for an informal chat and to get things started.

Or to apply you can simply go to :

Close date: 10 July 2017

Interview date: 26 July 2017

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