Head of Planning

A client within the Public Sector based in Somerset is currently recruiting for a Head of Planning to join their Name of team as soon as possible.

The client is offering a full time, temporary position on an ongoing basis with the ideal candidate having experience of working within a local authority.

The Role
Key purpose of the role is to deliver complex services, including through partnership working and commissioning, requiring strategic thinking and a clear focus on delivering performance.

Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

Develop operational plans and operating procedures for specific service area/s, in

line with relevant strategy and corporate priorities.

Lead the planning and design of specific services, identifying opportunities for improvement.
Lead and manage service delivery, including delivery through partners to ensure that it meets or exceeds objectives and targets and complies with relevant legislation and standards.

The below skills would be beneficial for the role:

Considerable knowledge and expertise across service area and/or deep professional or technical knowledge and expertise in specific service area.
Detailed knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation and standards.

Thorough professional understanding of the issues facing the service area, both at a local and national level, with an awareness of future challenges and issues

The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering £700 per hour Umbrella LTD Inside IR35.

How to Apply
If this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up-to-date CV to liam.walton@servicecare.org.uk or call Liam at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967 to discuss the vacancy in more detail.
Also, if this role is not of interest to you, but you are looking for new opportunities, please still get in touch as we cover all construction-related vacancies across the region.

Referral Bonus
If this role is not suitable for yourself, but you know someone who may be interested, please pass on their details, or forward these details to them.

If they are successful in applying, you will receive a £250 referral bonus upon completion of an initial probationary period.

  • Location: Bath, England
  • Salary: Up to £700 per day + umbrella
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Posted: 20-Oct-2023
  • Posted on: careers4a.com