GMCA – Chief Executive (Coming soon)

Group Chief Executive - GMCA

COMING SOON – One of the biggest roles in local and regional government, this is a key Chief Executive role supporting the development of an entire region. Working at local and national level with 10 local authoritites and an elected Mayor this will be a demanding and rewarding role for an experienced Chief Execuitve (or similar) senior leader. More information coming on this role during the middle of November, or get in touch with us to express an interest via Mark Tobin or 07717 725 844.

Chief Executive – Bradford Council (coming soon)

Chief Executive - Bradford Council

One of the biggest jobs in local government. Following the announcement of the retirement of Kersten England CBE, Bradford Council begin the the process of recruiting their next Chief Executive. The search process will begin during mid February and will conclude by mid May. Full details will be found soon on TeamBradford or in the mean time, contact to express an interest in confidence, and be kept updated.

Senior Transport roles – Multi-Modal Programmes and Strategic Finance

Senior Transport roles - Multi-Modal Programmes and Strategic Finance

…..coming soon. Launching in November we will be recruiting two senior Director level roles leading significant programmes around transport reform, at the leading edge of urban transport. Alongside this we will also be promoting a senior strategic finance lead, also at Director level to provide strategic leadership and direction to the key areas of audit, commercial, finance, IS, legal and procurement. Please visit our “Roles” pages soon or drop us a line to Mark on 07717 725 844 or

Director Children’s Services – Tameside Council (Gtr. Manchester)

A great DCS role in this key eastern Greater Manchester council – vacancy coming soon. Due to the retirement of the outgoing DCS, we will be supporting this authority with a brief to find a capable current DCS or someone stepping up into their first DCS role. The role will go live in w/c 6th September, with all details on the role, council and how to apply being found on this website under the “Roles” header.

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If you are an experienced DCS looking for your next move then we want to hear from you, whether looking for permanent or interim opportunities. Drop us a line via stephen.cooley@proventureconsulting or for in informal and confidential discussion.


New senior Housing roles Manchester City Council

Strategic Head of HR - Manchester City Council

Coming soon! During late May we will be launching the campaign for newly created roles for Director of Housing Operations and Assistant Director of Housing Operations at Manchester City Council leading a new Housing service. Information will be found under the “Roles” tab of this website. If you would like to be alerted when the roles go live then please contact

Assistant Director Finance – Tameside Council (Gtr. Manchester)

In the coming days we will be launching our search for a new Assistant Director Finance and Deputy S.151 at this diverse borough which straddles the urban east side of Greater Manchester and the borders of the Pennines and Peak District. To some, a little less known that Trafford or Manchester City, this is a popular council for those wishing to cut their teeth in an authority which has embraced local authority and CCG integration in recent years. All details can be found under the “Roles” heading of this website from 22nd February.

Head of Environment, Planning and Infrastructure – Manchester City Council

Coming soon – Head of Environment, Planning and Infrastructure at Manchester City Council

An excellent Head of service role as at this city council at the heart of Greater Manchester, a core city reputed for significant development which has really put the city and region on the map nationally and internationally. A chance to join the senior team in a broad role that places people, sustainability, communities and a new economic paradigm at the centre of the future strategy for the city. Details found soon in the main “Roles” section or contact to register your interest.

Manchester City Council is committed to giving fair support to members of the Armed Forces and veterans, whilst recognising and remembering the sacrifices they have made

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

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Deputy City Treasurer – Manchester City Council

Coming soon – Deputy City Treasurer at Manchester City Council (£98,592 – £108,853).

A great role as Deputy s.151 at this city council at the heart of Greater Manchester. A chance to join the senior leadership team to shape and support  a modern evolving council with a back drop of continued city investment, challenging resources and integrated health and social care. Details found in the main “Roles” section or contact to register your interest.

Coming soon – Head of SEN – Newcastle CC

A crucial role with this highly regarded North Eastern local authority, supporting children and young people who face personal and education challenges in their lives. Set against the back drop of devolved powers and funding, this opportunity will allow significant input into shaping the provision and offer and really have an impact. Full details will be found on this website under the “Roles” tab during early September or simply click here. Please revisit this site soon to learn more about the role and download the Job Description and Person Specification. Alternatively email to express an interest and he will alert you when full details are available.

Deputy Director Children’s Social Care – Bradford Council

We will soon be launching a search campaign for a Deputy Director Children’s Social Care for Bradford Council. If you would like to learn more about the role when information becomes available then please contact Mark Tobin on 07717 725 844 or email

All information for the role and how to apply will be found by clicking the following link: TeamBradford