Chief Executive

Cambridgeshire County Council
Up to £213,225
Closing date
7 Oct 2021

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Corporate Services, Corporate Management Team
Job role
Chief Executive
Contract Type
Full time

Job Details

The UK’s Economic and Environmental Powerhouse

Undoubtedly one of the biggest jobs in local government, the Chief Executive of Cambridgeshire County Council will find themselves at the centre of the UK’s economic and environmental ambitions.

Large in population and scale the County is an economic powerhouse and you’ll be the kind of senior leader that relishes the big challenges and has the experience to maximise them for our residents.

As a place of national and international significance you’ll harness the County’s significant ambition, opportunities and diversity and be comfortable being in the spotlight. You’ll have the expertise, humility and partnership credibility to work effectively at national and regional level, and you’ll be the catalyst for driving real change in Cambridgeshire.

To find out more click on the Apply Button below or call our retained consultants at Penna: Ben Cox on 07809 374692 or Julie Towers on 07764 791736.


What make us different?

Cambridgeshire County Council has a strong people-orientated ethos and focus on career development and skills. Applicants can pursue careers in childcare, social care for adults and children; careers in schools; adult learning, skills and careers guidance; finance; and transport.

Great values!

Cambridgeshire County Council promotes growth, equality and inclusion, sustainability, and economic prosperity. Cambridgeshire offers support and guidance for vulnerable groups and focuses on improving citizens’ quality of life.
Why work for Cambridgeshire?

  • Safer and stronger communities.
  • A trusting, supportive working environment.
  • Close knit and supportive teams.
  • Strong focus on technology.
  • Flexible working hours to suit your lifestyle.
  • Improved pay rates for evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

Would you like to work in a safe, strong, trusting and supporting environment?

Cambridgeshire may offer the opportunity you are looking for.

Find Us
0345 045 5200
Box ET 1021
Castle Court
Shire Hall, Castle Hill

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