About the Roles

Imagine the possibilities

Here in Stroud district, we’re achieving more each day. We’re the best performing council for recycling in the South West and have just won a National Recycling Award for sending the least amount of waste to landfill of any local authority. We are adding to our council housing stock and delivering around 120 affordable homes every year. We were the first carbon neutral council in Europe and have committed to achieving a carbon neutral district by 2030. Our award winning canal restoration scheme is breaking new ground. Ambitious projects are enhancing a beautiful region with a rich heritage. Just imagine what we could do if we improved and built an even stronger team... We’ve got plenty of ambitions – and you can make them happen. Join us as a Strategic Director to shape the future of an amazing district.

There’s so much potential in our area and you’ll see all the possibilities. A skilled senior manager, you’ll have an impressive strategic vision and motivation to match. You’ve built your expertise working in your service areas and developed a good knowledge of budgets, programme delivery and leadership. Now you’re ready to make your mark helping to lead the Council to achieve it's ambitions. 

We’ve got so much to be proud of. And so many exciting things to come. Help make Stroud district a better place to live, work and visit.

Further information about the roles

 Strategic Head of Policy & Governance 
 
 Strategic Head of Information & Communication Technology