Service Manager: Strategic Assets & Land

Recruiter
SANDWELL METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL
Location
West Midlands
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Dec 2017
Closes
23 Dec 2017
Job Type
Contract
Help us develop our visionService Manager: Strategic Assets & LandUp to GBP80k plus relocationAt Sandwell, we're always looking at the bigger picture. Our ambitions are focused for the next few years. This role offers an ambitious and creative professional with an impeccable track record of delivering lasting change the perfect career move.Our new Service Manager: Strategic Land & Assets will join the council during a period of external and internal change. The council has restructured its senior management team to ensure that our resources and our efforts are better aligned to the new and emerging demands on our services. And with the emergence of the new West Midlands Combined Authority the regional dynamic is changing, presenting us with new opportunities alongside challenges in adapting to new ways of working.Our focus will be on delivering high-quality public services to our residents, businesses and visitors, alongside bringing in new investment and regeneration. Delivering this will demand the right blend of vision and pragmatism, coupling the ambition to look beyond traditional ways of doing things with a distinct focus on making it work on the ground. If you can bring the same blend of ambition and realism then you'll discover that Sandwell is a place that will support your professional development, and support creativity and ambition.This role will play an integral part in building on the good work that is already underway in the council, and identifying opportunities for improvement, innovation and efficiency. Though the external environment may be challenging, we remain ambitious for our community, and the council will continue to strive to support economic growth that presents opportunities for all. You'll be supported, challenged and stretched in equal measure and we'll look to you to make a genuine and visible contribution to the next chapter of Sandwell's story.We want to hear from individuals with sound experience of organisations in transformation, as well as the commercial awareness and relationship-building ability that will open up new opportunities, and see these come to fruition. Open-minded, innovative and with a well-evidenced commitment to personal development, you'll already stand out from your peers.Visit our website for more information, or call Steve Guest at Solace in Business on for an informal conversation.Closing date: 9 January 2018.