Chief Executive

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Competitive salary
21 Aug 2019
09 Sep 2019
Job role
Chief Executive
Contract Type
Full time

Fixed term to June 2022

This is an important time for the Sheffield City Region (SCR).

Our strong public-private sector partnership is growing an inclusive economy, developing a transport network fi t for the 21st century, and building on our major strengths as a region in which people want to live, work and invest.

The challenges are significant, but the opportunities are huge.

We are now seeking to appoint an outstanding individual to work with the Mayor, Dan Jarvis, the Mayoral Combined Authority (MCA), and the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and its chair, James Muir, and to lead the SCR Executive Team.

You will have extensive experience of working in a political environment, a clear understanding of strong governance, financial and performance management, and experience of successful collaboration with public sector and community partners, as well as a thorough understanding of the issues facing MCAs and LEPs.

We are ambitious, and through devolved powers want to achieve real change for our communities.

For further information, or for an informal conversation about the role, contact Rae Shearer on 0114 220 3400 to arrange a call back.

To fi nd out more and apply, visit:

Closing date: 12 noon, Monday 9th September