Assistant Director, Public Space

Merton, London (Greater)
Up to c.£96k
22 Nov 2018
14 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full time

At Merton, our vision is to be London’s best Council. Innovation and ambition underpin our success in delivering high quality place-based services. We are proud of our achievements to date and our desire to do things differently, to think creatively and to deliver services with a fresh approach. Continuing to work closely with our key partners will be critical to meeting financial challenges, enhancing our great public spaces and providing a safe environment for our communities.

We now have two fantastic opportunities, working as part of our Departmental Management Team, to develop our commercial opportunities and support our ambitions.

Assistant Director, Public Space

You will take full responsibility for Waste, Parks and Green Spaces, Transport Services and Leisure and Culture. This is a great opportunity to help shape and improve these critical place-based services and existing partnerships. You will bring exceptional operational and contract management experience, as well as an ability to think commercially and innovatively to ensure that we continue to deliver the best services for our residents.

For an informal discussion about these exciting roles, please contact our consultants at Penna: Helen Anderson on 07936 329908 or Ben Cox on 07809 374692.

For more information and to apply, please visit

Closing date: 14th December 2018.