We're Hiring:  Interim Director – Planning, Strategic Transport and Placemaking

Salary: Competitive Package

Hours: Flexible working arrangements 

Closing Date: 30th October 2020

About the role: 

Milton Keynes is one of the fastest growing places in the UK and we’re looking for an ambitious, motivated and experienced professional to join us. As Interim Director, you'll have considerable Development Management experience at a senior level to progress our planning delivery activity and strategic transport plans as we move into 2021.

You will be part of the Corporate Leadership Team (CLT), reporting to the Deputy Chief Executive and be a key member of the Planning Improvement Board that was established earlier this year. In addition, you'll also have responsibility for ensuring that the Improvement Plan approved by the Board is delivered and that the service continues to strive for excellence in its operations.

We're offering a competitive package and flexible working arrangements, including part-time work for the right candidate. If you feel you have the right blend of experience, passion and ability to work in a fast paced, high profile and growing place we want to hear from you.  

No agencies, please. 


You can apply by sending your CV  to Lynette.Houghton@Milton-Keynes.gov.uk or,

call Tracey Aldworth, Deputy Chief Executive for an informal discussion. 

To arrange a confidential conversation with Tracy Aldworth, please contact Emma Walker emma.walker@milton-keynes.gov.uk  01908 253014

How to Apply:

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Employee Benefits

Our Employee Benefits package is now the best that it's ever been, with something to suit everyone, so there's never been a better time to work with us.

Annual Leave

From 27 days' annual leave plus statutory and public holidays

Pension Scheme

Pension scheme with generous employer contributions

Training and Support

Career progression and training opportunities

Discounts & shopping vouchers

Including gym membership and mobile phone

contract discounts

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