Head of City Planning
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Location: Marischal College
Duration: Permanent / Full Time
To manage the human, information, financial and physical resources of the Service and to ensure that the strategic aims and objectives of the Council are achieved through the efficient delivery of services. To contribute to the strategic development of the Directorate and of the Council in line with local priorities and to continually improve the performance of the Service.
Desirable requirement is membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute, or equivalent.
You are expected to demonstrate:
Ability to engage in an appropriate way with a diverse range of clients / stakeholders.
Sound business acumen with strong knowledge of business drivers and the external environment
Sound understanding of organisational change management philosophies, tools and techniques
An ability to assess business needs from multiple sources, producing high level summaries and recommending appropriate interventions
Ability to analyse and manage risk
Proven extensive experience in:
Strategic policy development and implementation
Managing strategic partnerships
Successful budgetary management and control
Developing integrated services
One or more of the service areas within the scope of the Directorate
Working with Elected Members, Board members and other similar stakeholder groups
Strong written and verbal communication and the ability to tailor communications depending on the audience.
Leadership and management
Relationship, influencing and negotiation
Team working and team building
Strong customer focus and the proven ability to continually anticipate and exceed customer expectations
Please see the attached job profile for further information.
To apply, please go to the following link: http://www.aspenpeople.co.uk/acc/process.htm
2. Job Profile.docx