Havering is a council with a bright future, an ambitious vision and high-profile growth agenda. The third largest London Borough covering an area of 11,227 hectares and 386 miles of highways we serve 106,000 households and circa 250,000 residents. As part of our continuing commitment to development and sustainability we are re-shaping our Neighbourhoods Directorate to form an Extended Management Team to work more collaboratively with our partners, our residents and our colleagues across the Council to deliver the priorities set within our Corporate Plan. Employee feedback tells us that we are a council people want to work for and one in which you will have the opportunity to thrive while maximising your contribution and career potential.
As Assistant Director of Civil Protection and member of the Corporate Management Team you will provide the strategic direction for, and management of a range of services designed to ensure Havering is a safe place to live, work and visit, working in partnership with other agencies to ensure the Council’s compliance with its statutory duties.
With substantial proven leadership and a record of successful management at a senior level within a multi-disciplinary public or private sector organisation, you will have gained experience of participation in and successful contribution to the strategic decision-making process of a large multi-disciplinary organisation. In depth knowledge of Regulatory Services and Community Safety along with in depth contemporary knowledge and the ability to provide consistent high-quality responsive services to the local community is pre-requisite.
For more information and to apply please contact our retained consultant Natasha Hilton-Keane at Osborne Thomas on 07962 149914 or via [email protected]
To apply for this job please visit jobs.havering.gov.uk.