Head of Building Control

Permanent

Employer
London Borough of Lambeth
Sector
Local Government
Location
Vauxhall, Lambeth
Salary
GBP From £59,127 to £63,159 plus a 7% market supplement

Description

It’s an exciting time to join our diverse, inner London Borough. We have a clear ambition to support growth and investment for the benefit of Lambeth’s residents. We are looking for a building control professional who can build on our regeneration successes and unlock the borough’s future potential.

As our new Head of Service, you will lead, manage and co-ordinate the Building Control team, oversee our existing contracts, worth up to £6bn, to build on our good work to date and increase our market share in the borough. You will also need to be aware of the professional issues associated with an Inner London Borough.

This role demands the capability to shape and deliver sustainable outcomes for Lambeth’s future. You will be a great leader, manager, communicator and facilitator, working closely with council staff, elected members, partners and the developer community. You need to think commercially, with the capability of financially running a business drive, ongoing innovation to ensure the services you lead are as effective and dynamic as possible.

Lambeth is committed to Safer Recruitment and aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.

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Recruitment timetable

Timetable of the recruitment process
Closing date Mon 13th Nov 10am
Final Panel Tue 28th Nov

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

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Contact details

Contact
Gary Evans
Telephone
0113 205 6080

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