Resources and Waste; Contracts and Commercial Manager

SalarySalary: £49,249
Closing Date16 October 2022

Employer Northumberland County Council

Please send your CV and covering letter to Greg Gavin

Contact Greg Gavin, Head of Neighbourhood Services 01670 622278

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We are looking for a strategic, innovative and performance-focused leader with significant waste industry experience to join us as Commercial and Contracts Manager, delivering Northumberland’s Waste Strategy and managing the provision of countywide waste treatment and disposal services through a team of specialist staff and external contractors.

The role is about being innovative and continually finding opportunities to improve. You will work closely with a range of stakeholders to ensure that the way we manage our Resources and Waste delivers maximum financial and environmental benefits for the council and its residents.

You will take lead responsibility for managing and delivering waste contracts, including our Waste PFI and support the wider commercial development of all tradeable services within Neighbourhood Services.

Agile working arrangements mean you will be able to achieve your objectives with maximum flexibility and minimum constraints.

Should you wish to discuss this vacancy informally, please contact Greg Gavin, Head of Neighbourhood Services on 01670 622278 or by emailing

We are offering:
– A starting salary of £49,249.
– Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (or other pension scheme).
– A wide range of staff benefits including a competitive annual leave provision.
– Flexible working arrangements.

Vacancy ID: Z191

Closing date: 16 October 2022.

Provisional assessment and interview dates: 1 and 2 November.

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