Group Manager - Highways Contracts and Performance
£47,579 - £50,610 pa
Location: County Hall, Hertford
37 hours per week
At Hertfordshire County Council, we are at the heart of our county’s economic success. Hertfordshire is part of the UK’s economic engine room with some of the country’s busiest roads. The County Council recognises the importance of investing in a well maintained network to keep Hertfordshire open for business despite the nationwide backdrop of funding pressures and plays an important part in ensuring that Hertfordshire remains a country of opportunity, offering superb quality of life for residents and visitors alike. You will make a vital contribution to our Highways Services and infrastructure
Hertfordshire County Council is a high performing Authority with a Highways Service that is looking to maximise the opportunities of growth in the county. By ensuring that the service is prepared for the future, setting out clear Strategies to support sustainable development, understand what the technology revolution can do for us and manage and develop contract arrangements enabling effective procurement and delivery of our services and projects.
There are three exciting opportunities to work in our £115m Service in a senior role and build on our successes
You will have the professional, technical and financial knowledge to champion the work of your Group, but most importantly, you will have the leadership, communication and influencing skills to work with colleagues within the Highways Integrated Leadership Team, the wider County Council, District Councils, developers, Hertfordshire LEP and other stakeholders, helping to ensure a joined up approach is taken and the most made of opportunities that present themselves.
For an informal discussion and more information about the role please contact: Steve Johnson on 01992 555400 for GM – Highways Contracts and Performance.
To apply please visit our website.
Closing date: 17th December 2018
Interview dates: 14th January and 18th January 2019.