Assistant Chief Executive – Strategic Policy & Performance

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Christchurch City Council is looking for an exceptionalleader to be at the forefront of driving the exciting and challenging “nextchapter” in our city’s regeneration and growth. As an organisation we arecommitted to providing effective leadership and stewardship for Christchurch,and most importantly delivering a better service to our residents.

Forming part of a newly established senior leadership team,the Assistant Chief Executive – Strategic Policy and Performance will lead thedelivery of Council’s key services that include strategic policy, legal,communications, marketing and engagement, Civic and International Relations,performance management, research and monitoring, resilience, asset management,the Programme Management Office and teams that support the Mayor and ChiefExecutive’s office.

We are looking for an innovator who is experienced andinspirational, to head this area and provide strategic advice to the ChiefExecutive, Mayor and elected members. You must have proven experience as anestablished leader of a large business unit or organisation, and be focused onthe delivery of exceptional services to support the City. We expect you tobuild strong partnerships and relationships. You will have an understanding oflocal government or central government and be politically aware.

This is a rare opportunity to join our organisation as itreforms its leadership team and continues to contribute to the futureprosperity of Christchurch. Our vibrant and revitalised city offers outstandinglifestyle options with easy access to sporting opportunities, stunning beachesand an abundant food, wine and arts culture.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Wednesday, 20 January 2021



FURTHER ENQUIRIES: Simon Boyes or David Hollander on 04 5508000