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Head of Strategy & Development
  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: HCC18070
  • Published: Mon 15/11/2021, 12:45 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 28/11/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours
  • Salary: Circa £60K
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: County Hall, Hertford, Hertfordshire

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Head of Strategy & Development

Job Title: Head of Strategy & Development
Location: Hertfordshire
Salary Range: Circa £60k pa (pro rata for part-time)
Hours: 37 per week
Contract: Two-year fixed term contract or secondment opportunity 

Diversity: We are an inclusive employer and value a diverse workforce 

Help shape the future of Community Protection

We are looking for an experienced strategic business lead to join Community Protection's Leadership Team. You will be helping us design and embed services that will bring genuine value to our workforce and the communities we serve. 

We have ambitious plans for the future to deliver exceptional value to our community, and we would be looking for you to join us at an exciting time to shape Community Protection Directorate. This is a crucial and important role for Community Protection Directorate, as we move into the COVID19 recovery phase. 

You will have demonstrable experience in successfully leading on significant change, including taking a whole system view on number of areas, therefore project/programme management skills is vital. You will have the capacity to work in a complex political environment. You will need exceptional communication, leadership and stakeholder management skills.

This is an important role not only to help improve the performance of the Directorate but also to ensure our Services work in collaboration across all County Council priorities.

For further information, please view our job pack within 'Available documents' at the end of the advertisement. 

Closing Date: Sunday 28th November 2021
Interview Date: w/c 6th December 2021

For an informal discussion and more information please contact Alex Woodman (Executive Director of CP & Chief Fire Officer) at 

Benefits of Working for HCC:

  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Excellent Career Development
  • Salary Exchange for Additional Benefits
  • Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contributions
  • Shopping Discounts
  • Support Groups & Wellbeing Schemes