Are you great at finding creative solutions to complex problems? Are you excited by building out new programmes of working and driving them through to completion? If so this post presents an exciting opportunity for a strong candidate to help shape the way we improve performance, productivity and achieve big ambitions.
Working as a member of a service shared across two councils, you will lead and drive change and transformation, supporting the councils and their staff to deliver even better outcomes for residents. You’ll get involved in a wide variety of work from developing strategies through to undertaking service reviews to make sure we’re always looking ahead, making the best use of technology and operating as efficiently as possible.
You’ll need to be good at prioritising a varied workload and be experienced at providing information to senior officers and members. You will enjoy finding better ways of working and supporting organisational change by working with staff to enable and encourage new ways of working.
You will lead a high performing team at the corporate centre of the council but also engage on a daily basis with a wide range of colleagues; therefore, you will have excellent communications skills, and be able to build effective working relationships at all levels.
If you would like to informally discuss this role, please contact; Vicky Willett, Shared Service Lead for Transformation and Partnerships: firstname.lastname@example.org or 01257 515248.
This post is employed by Chorley Council as part of shared services with South Ribble Borough Council.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.