Executive recruitment

We are one of the highest performing councils in Wales and aim to get closer to the community by listening to local people and providing value for money customer service.

Our senior and executive officers must share our ambitions and have the commitment and leadership abilities to drive change and improvements.

Find out more about our corporate plan

We are currently recruiting the following:

Chief Executive

Salary package: £123,716 - £127,513 + election fees

The Chief Executive is a key position within the council. We are therefore looking to appoint a purposeful leader who will share our ambitions for the council to continue to be one of the best performing councils in Wales.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate an ability to inspire and empower a diverse workforce and have the skills to develop and coach a dynamic, high performing Senior Leadership Team in order to drive the delivery of an ambitious Corporate Plan.

As a role model for the council, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate strong influencing and negotiation skills with the ability to communicate with people ranging from government ministers to local communities.

We are looking for candidates who will support and advise elected members and have the ability to operate in a political climate with an understanding of the Welsh political context. An appreciation of the Welsh language and culture is essential.

If you have the commitment and leadership abilities to help steer the modernisation of the Council and drive change and improvements across all of its services and functions then this is the role for you.

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