Senior management

The chief executive is David Hill

 David Hill photo










Under the chief executive there are two strategic directors. They have no direct operational responsibility for services, but each has a portfolio of a number of services that they oversee.  There are seven heads of service.

The chief executive has responsibility for:

  • Corporate Strategy - communications, consultation, corporate planning, equalities, grants, key partnerships (notably LSP - community strategy and CDRP - community safety), climate change, performance management, online services, youth issues, parks, waste and recycling
  • Economy, Leisure and Property - arts, economic development, leisure (includes leisure centre contract management and sports development), tourism and property management (includes civic halls).
  • Environmental Health - environmental protection, food and safety

Steve Bishop, Strategic Director









With responsibility for:

  • Finance - accountancy, audit, payroll, revenues and benefits
  • HR, IT and Technical Services - HR, IT, local service points, business process management, facilities (including council offices), car parks
  • Legal and Democratic Services - legal, democratic, electoral, land charges, licensing, community safety

Last reviewed: 14 - 09 - 2016

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