Head of Commercial Development

Sefton (Metropolitan borough), Merseyside
30 Nov 2017
03 Jan 2018
Job Type

Head of Commercial Development

Competitive salary


Your confident and connected borough

Sefton is a diverse and exciting borough where people can enjoy a great work-life balance. It encompasses world renowned nature reserves, accessible businesses and retail centres, top class leisure facilities and some of the best coastal and countryside environments. It is an ideal location for accessing Manchester, the North West and beyond by road, rail or air.

From vibrant town centres, intimate commuter towns, beautiful villages and stunning coastal and rural locations, everyone can find their perfect home. Sefton is at the heart of the Liverpool City Region, playing an active role in ensuring its success. We are looking to recruit to two key appointments.

Your new place of work

This is a changing and vibrant authority already on a journey working towards an exciting 2030 vision. This is an organisation where excellent links with our partners, businesses and communities are integral to the delivery of our products and services.

Head of Commercial Development

In this newly established role, working directly to the Chief Executive, you will identify, deliver and implement an innovative commercial strategy which will enable new and improved income streams for the Council. You will also lead a cultural shift that enables teams to think and act commercially within the public sector for the benefit of Sefton. Achieving results for Sefton’s benefit will drive you. In addition, you will act as Chief Executive of the Council’s newly formed Housing Company and will ensure that Sefton provides a wider housing choice alongside other housing developers and registered providers.

Preliminary interviews will take place on 13 February 2018

What you need to do now

If you are interested in applying for these roles please click the APPLY Button. You can also arrange a discussion regarding these vacancies by contacting Paul Cunningham on 0151 934 3209 or email paul.cunningham@sefton.gov.uk.

Closing Date for applications: 3 January 2018