Executive Director, Place

Southampton, Hampshire
Up to £130,000 per annum
09 Oct 2019
04 Nov 2019
Job role
Contract Type
Full time


Southampton is one of the UK’s fastest growing cities.  We have cemented our position as the economic powerhouse of the south coast but we won’t stop there.  We have a once in a generation moment to shape a city where everyone thrives in a global, cohesive and sustainable place of opportunity.  To deliver this future we need to change fundamentally, becoming more connected, more agile, more efficient and more entrepreneurial.  We want to attract the very best people to help build tomorrow’s Southampton, while securing service excellence today.

You will drive economic growth and investment in the city while shaping our future as a safe, healthy, green and sustainable place to live.  Already an internationally renowned city, we aspire to compete on a global stage.  You will lead this work, driving high profile regeneration schemes, creating the conditions for inward investment and promoting Southampton as the destination for business.  Your leadership of those services that keep the city clean, green and moving will enhance quality of life and wellbeing for all our citizens.

For this role your contribution as part of the Council’s executive leadership team is as important as your professional expertise and experience.  If you want to be part of leading bold and radical change that sees all our citizens benefit, then come to Southampton and help build our global city of tomorrow.

Find out more and apply at www.hays.co.uk/jobs/southampton-city-council

The closing date for applications is Monday 4th November. 

For an informal conversation contact Mark Bearn or Margaux Shipley at HAYS Executive on 0207 259 8743.