Head of Economy, Planning and Strategic Housing

Rushmoor Borough Council
67000.00 GBP Annual
30 Jun 2018
24 Jul 2018
Job Type

Head of Economy, Planning and Strategic Housing

up to GBP67k

Rushmoor is a borough with serious horsepower. Home to Farnborough and Aldershot, we've a long and proud tradition of attracting the very best; this appointment is no exception.

You will be the lead specialist for growing our economy and shaping a cohesive approach to economic development. You will unite planning and economic policy, strategic housing, and employment and skills, ensuring a joined-up strategy to 'place' that will drive better outcomes for our local economy. The key to your success is the right balance of project management and cultural change. You will own delivery of services such as development management, building control, town centre management and other support activities to local businesses. Yet at the same time, you will enjoy the freedom to look and think ahead, laying the foundations for different ways of working in the future.

We want to hear from an ambitious, technically-accomplished aspiring leader, who wants to make a lasting difference to the place they serve. Profoundly motivated by our mission - to Listen, Learn, and Deliver Better - you'll embrace the challenge and the opportunities presented by our plans to transform the borough. With a strategic focus on regeneration, economic development, housing, and ever-better services, there's no better place to bring your talents.

To find out more, please visit our website via the button below or call Steve Guest at Solace in Business on for an informal conversation. Closing date: Monday 23 July.