Director of Resources

Competitive Salary
29 Nov 2018
21 Dec 2018
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

With around 1.2 million residents and an economy worth £35.9bn a year to the UK, we’re expecting Hertfordshire’s population to grow by 175,000 people over the next 12 years, creating new demands on our infrastructure and resources.

The appointment of our serving Director of Resources as our new Chief Executive creates an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Finance professional with exceptional abilities to join our highly regarded corporate leadership team.

Your ability to be s151 officer and lead a broad resources brief, ensuring that transformation happens at pace whilst taking the workforce with you on a new change journey, will determine your success.

As a County Council we have fully embraced good growth and want to ensure that we deliver sustainable benefits for our residents and businesses. Just 30 minutes from central London, we want to raise Hertfordshire’s profile and capitalise on the opportunities available by providing strong leadership of place including working collaboratively with local partners, government, GLA and other stakeholders to enable the delivery of high quality new homes and infrastructure.

We are looking for a high calibre professional with the confidence to support our Chief Executive and Leader to deliver on some critical agendas for the County Council. With accountability for Finance and corporate services, Transformation, and Libraries, your passion to lead and embrace change will set the standard for the rest of the County Council.

For a confidential discussion about this role, contact Penny Ransley on 020 7426 3962 or Zoe Thompson on 0113 205 6094 or click the 'apply' button below.

Closing date for this post: 21 December 2018.