Chief Executive

Could you be our next inspirational leader?

Job Description

Here in Ipswich, we have plenty of challenges, plenty to change and plenty to build on.

We’re a Town with great pride and a strong track record in delivering for our diverse communities and we are one of the largest employers in the area. There are so many opportunities as a Town and Council, including an ambitious capital programme, that really excite us about what is possible.

As our Chief Executive, you’ll test boundaries including your own. You’ll build and inspire our great team. You’ll develop our community and strategic partnerships, including the Ipswich Vision Partnership, and bring innovation and determination to ensure we successfully meet future challenges head on.

If you are an inspirational leader, ready to transform and reshape how the Council works and help us ensure our economic, financial, social and environmental success, then we want to hear from you.

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Up to £135,000 Per Year

Application closing date

3 February 2023

Job type

Full time- Permanent


Ipswich Borough Council Grafton House 15-17 Russell Road Ipswich, IP1 2DE

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  • 01473 432000