Head of Place

Gloucester, Gloucestershire
up to £76k
12 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Job role
Head of Service
Contract Type
Full time

Join us to make Gloucester a City that Works for Everyone.

Our ambitions are big and our pace is fast. With stakeholders and developers we are delivering major regeneration schemes in the city centre, Gloucester Docks and a new state-of-the-art bus station. Our commitment to strong and resilient communities will also deliver housing growth and estate regeneration. The solid relationships we have built with GFirst LEP, Gloucestershire University and the new Business Improvement District is attracting inward investment, new businesses and jobs into the city. We strive to deliver great services that offer real value for money.

As our Head of Place you will have all the tools at your disposal to create a vibrant, prosperous, safe and attractive city. You will lead and manage our growth & delivery, city improvement and environment teams, putting you at the head of city regeneration, planning, housing strategy, economic development, street scene and open space.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and talented leader and manager with experience in developing and driving forward large scale regeneration schemes and the passion to make things happen.

For more details about the role and how to apply please visit our website at www.gloucester.gov.uk

For an informal conversation please contact Anne Brinkhoff, Corporate Director, on tel: 01452 396745.

Completed application forms must be sent to cityrecruitment@gloucestershire.gov.uk by the closing date.

Deadline for applications: Monday 6th November 2017, 5pm

Interviews scheduled for: Wednesday 15th November 2017

Gloucester City Council is an equal opportunities employer.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.