Executive post

Leader of the Council

Description

·          Overall responsibility for setting the Vision for Council and supporting Strategy

·          Overall responsibility for the submission to Council of Policy

·          Overarching responsibility for Cabinet portfolios

·          Developing and managing external Strategic relationships

·          Public Emergencies, Emergency Planning, Emergency Management and Business Continuity

·          Democratic arrangements

·          Civics

·          Liaison with Hunstanton and Downham Market Town Councils

·          Legal – Data Protection and Freedom of Information

·          Communication strategy and implementation

·          All Staffing related matters including Pay and Pensions

·          Equal opportunities strategies and policies, and corporate health and safety

·          Skills

·          Safeguarding

·          Performance Issues. KPI’s, Risk Management and Associated Matters

·          Shared Services, Partnerships and any other Joint Working Arrangements

·          Any issues not covered by other portfolio