Published: 31st Oct 2019

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About Newham

Newham is a diverse and aspirational borough with huge potential.  Having recently been through a massive shift in direction following both the newly elected Mayor and appointment of the Chief Executive, we are now starting a journey of transformation and improvement that will put people at the heart of everything we do and create opportunities for everyone.

About the Role

We received £107 million from the Mayor of London through the Building Council Homes for Londoner’s programme to support the construction of 1,100 new homes by 2022. You will lead on Newham’s key priorities – the delivery of genuinely affordable homes for Newham residents while ensuring that all our communities’ benefit from the borough’s growth and employment and skills opportunities.

About the Person

We are looking for a talented individual with the energy and enthusiasm to complete a brand-new leadership team that together will deliver innovative services, places and improve the lives of the residents and people that make up the vibrant communities of Newham.

The successful person will work collaboratively with the community of Newham, The Mayor, Members, the Chief Executive, Corporate Directors, and internal and external stakeholders. We are looking for people who approach problems differently and aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo, this is an exciting time to be joining Newham and we are looking for people who can embrace this and help us move towards a great future for everyone.

For further information please see our microsite and speak to our search partner Green Park Ben Parsonage:

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07979 544 851

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