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Mayor’s Chief of Staff

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority
Liverpool, Merseyside
Closing date
27 Jul 2024

We’re looking for an exceptional individual to become the Chief of Staff to the Mayor of the Liverpool City Region.

The Chief of Staff will serve as a trusted advisor to the Mayor, playing a critical role in supporting the Mayor to advance their vision by fostering collaboration within and outside of the Combined Authority, ensuring the effective running of the Mayor’s office, and working closely with the Chief Executive, Executive Directors and their teams.

To succeed in this role, you’ll need a high level of political acumen, extensive practical experience of successfully performing in a similar role and be highly experienced in giving policy and strategy advice on complex or sensitive issues in a political environment and at a senior level.

You will need to demonstrate your skills in working effectively across a range of stakeholders and with and through colleagues within your own organisation to ensure successful delivery of high-profile strategic projects that drive and deliver impactful outcomes.

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is led by Mayor Steve Rotheram and brings together the region’s six local councils – Halton, Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton, St Helens, and Wirral – to improve the lives of the city region’s 1.6 million residents.It works to make investments in areas that have a real impact on our communities, like transport, employment and skills, culture, digital and housing. By using the devolved powers and funding we have from central government, we are making a real and meaningful difference to the lives of the people living and working in the area.

As Chief of Staff, you will play a pivotal role supporting the Mayor in delivering on his ambitions and be motivated by his purpose and focus.

For further information please visit or contact our retained consultants at Penna:

Julie Towers on 07764 791736/  or Zara Bruton on 07743 980867/

Closing Date: 12th July 2024

To apply please click the Apply Now link below.

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