Service Delivery Manager
Supporting the business, Shaping the future
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent's diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.
This is a high profile senior management post being created to provide strategic support and advice to ensure the effective operation of Brent's wholly owned companies including, i4B Holdings Ltd, First Wave Housing Ltd, LGA Digital Ltd plus others as required.
The successful candidate will act as the interface between the Companies and the Council, including negotiating and managing Service Level Agreements, and ensuring that services meet agreed standards. The role is also responsible for working closely with and providing strategic advice and guidance to company boards on the operation and performance of the companies and on carrying out their role as Company Directors.
This is an opportunity for someone with experience of corporate governance and of managing and driving services to deliver a high quality service in a complex environment.
Do you have a track record of leading delivery of complex services with multiple partners and developing systems and processes to drive service improvement?
Are you able to quickly build relationships to influence a wide range of internal and external stakeholder at all levels?
Do you understand good corporate governance and have experience of working with boards of directors or an equivalent? and have a can do approach?
Share our vision and passion for innovative ways of working and great service delivery?
If so, you could be the perfect match for this exciting and career-enhancing opportunity and we welcome your application.
Closing Date: Sunday 24 April 2018 (23:59)
Assessment & Interview Date: tbc
Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community.
Applications are particularly welcome from people with disabilities and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender) applicants as they are under-represented across the council.
All organisations and individuals who work with children and young people, or are involved in providing services for them have a duty to safeguard and promote their welfare.
We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Before you join Brent Council, you will need to provide your National Insurance (NI) number and undergo a Home Office Standard I.D. check.
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