Executive Recruitment

Chief Executive

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Pembrokeshire County Council
Closing date:
1st February
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Recruitment timetable

Closing date
1st February 2021
Longlist meeting
8th February 2021
Preliminary interviews
w/c 15th February 2020
Shortlist meeting
w/c 22nd February 2021
Online assessments
w/c 1st March 2021
Final interviews
w/c 8th March 2021


Pembrokeshire is a great place to visit, live and work and one of the best places to live in Wales.  We are seeking an ambitious and dynamic Chief Executive to lead the Council through post-pandemic recovery and into the next phase of development for our county.

As Head of Paid Service, you will be responsible for leading, motivating and inspiring our workforce to achieve the strategic aims of the Council. You will be responsible for ensuring that we deliver the highest quality services for Pembrokeshire residents, delivering excellence and value for money. You will act as an ambassador for the County, representing Pembrokeshire across Wales and the whole UK.

We welcome applications from candidates with a background in local government, however, we are open to applicants with demonstrable executive experience in another field. You will be an established leader with a track record of building and maintaining high-performing teams, above all, we need our next Chief Executive to be a dynamic and forward-thinking individual who is passionate about helping us to make the most of our natural advantages and make Pembrokeshire an even better place to visit, live and work.

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The following consultants are managing this role and will be happy to answer any questions that are not covered in the person specification on the next webpage.

Seb Lowe
07464 543 442
Gary Evans
0113 205 6080
Tim Hills
0113 205 6085
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