If you want more from your next career move you’ll be quick to identify the scale of opportunity on offer here. Working across two district councils means a chance to take on a hugely diverse set of professional challenges, and presents an ideal platform for a talented and ambitious planning professional to thrive.
Our two districts are renowned as being desirable places to live. But we are also establishing a growing reputation as ideal locations for investment, and a number of high-tech businesses are creating new economic opportunities for our communities. We are committed to supporting economic growth in both districts, while protecting the natural environment and heritage that makes us distinctive. As Planning Policy Manager you can play an integral part in setting the policy framework to support the right kind of growth in our districts.
Luton is bursting with potential. Put together a growing airport, thriving businesses and a newly agreed procurement strategy with an ambitious Council and you have all the tools to make sure that residents and businesses thrive and prosper.
We now seek a talented Service Director to drive forward our strategic wealth generation plans. This is a unique opportunity to lead and develop a new service, creating stronger employment pathways and commercial partnerships to make sure that the Luton £1 really makes a difference.
Provide inspirational leadership to a number of service areas including, Waste, Assets, Finance and ICT. You will also be responsible for the Council’s approach to commercialisation and embedding this across the organisation. In addition, you will be the principal advisor on financial and resource related matters and undertake the role of Chief Finance Officer. You will need to bring creativity and innovation to drive change in a collaborative manner.
Provide inspirational leadership to a number of service areas including, Community Partnerships, Communications, Health & Wellbeing and Customer Services. The primary focus of this role is to provide leadership for those in your service area to ensure successful collaboration with partners and the community. You will need to have personal credibility to be able to develop and maintain partnerships that allow us to have an influence on the local, regional and national stage.
There could not be a more exciting time to join us. We are incredibly ambitious for the future of Lewisham. Our plans will deliver thousands of new social and affordable homes for all of our communities. Working with our development partners, the GLA, TfL and Network Rail we will transform our town centres and our major transport hubs. We are fully engaged with our vibrant communities to ensure that they are involved in the evolution of our dynamic, distinct neighbourhoods and places.