Head of Parks and Environmental Services

Harrogate, North Yorkshire
£58,778 - £61,882
21 Aug 2019
08 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full time

We are seeking to appoint a Head of Parks and Environmental Services with responsibility for a range of functions including waste and recycling, street cleansing, trade waste, parks, motor transport and bereavement services.
This role offers an exciting opportunity to provide leadership in delivering excellent, efficient, effective and value for money parks and environmental services to benefit our residents, businesses and visitors.

You will be an inspiring and motivational leader, an effective communicator and driven to achieve challenging objectives. You will have experience at a senior level in the management and delivery of front line services relevant to the functions of the post and be able to demonstrate success in delivering sustainable change. You must also be effective in managing, maintaining and improving services and be able to promote and embed a culture of financial and commercial awareness.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Rachel Bowles, Director of Corporate Affairs on 01423 556705.

Closing date: Sunday 8 September 2019

Interview dates: Tuesday 17 September 2019 (Officer Panel)
and Thursday 19 September 2019 (Member Panel).

For more information and to apply visit www.harrogate.gov.uk/jobs
or contact Kay Atherton on 01423 556844.