Chief Executive

6 days left

Pontypool, Torfaen (Tor-faen)
Up to £123,776          
23 Dec 2020
01 Feb 2021
Job role
Chief Executive
Contract Type
Full time

Torfaen County Borough Council’s vision is to create a safe, prosperous, sustainable place where everyone has the opportunity to be the best they can be. We are working with our communities to create an improved, more equal, and sustainable future for the people of Torfaen and are now seeking a Chief Executive to help us realize our vision.

We are a well-regarded and influential unitary council with a passionate and committed team of councillors and officers. We are looking for an exceptional and inspiring Chief Executive who will further develop and empower our teams, ensuring we deliver high quality services to our communities and a culture of sustained transformation and improvement. Responsible for leading our strategy, the remit of the role is broad and ultimately responsible for delivering positive change and influencing our direction over the coming years.

With executive leadership experience gained within local government or the wider public sector, you will bring a commitment to working in partnership and a passion for empowering staff and communities. As a motivational leader who appreciates the critical role that our Council has to play, your leadership style will be inclusive, engaging, and highly values based. You will be an ambitious strategic leader who is committed to being part of a real and positive environment and ensure we deliver the best possible outcomes for our communities. 

For more information, please visit, or contact our advising consultants at GatenbySanderson, Gary Evans on 0113 205 6080 or Elise Kanareck on 020 7426 3370.

Closing date:  Monday 1st February 2021 at 10am