We are seeking an inspiring, passionate and effective leader to be our East Midlands Area Director.
You will be accountable for the delivery of all aspects of our business in East Midlands; from major incident management to core regulation and driving continuous improvement and innovation.
You will manage £multi-million budgets and hundreds of dedicated people to deliver a wide range of environmental outcomes, all while achieving our local, national, financial and legal objectives.
You will build productive working relationships with a variety of influential external partners including MPs and Chief Executives of Industry. You will work together to achieve benefits for local communities, their environments and sustainable growth.
This role is absolutely critical to the success of our work in East Midlands and our commitment to making this an even greater place for now and for future generations.
You will be a motivational leader with an impressive track record of leading, developing and inspiring large, varied operational businesses or departments. This could be from a similar organisation, or your background could be in the commercial, not-for-profit or public sector. You will share our passion for protecting and improving the environment and have the drive and determination to deliver.
The Environment Agency operates at the place where environmental change has its greatest impact on people’s lives. We work closely with a wide range of partners to make sure there is enough water for people and wildlife; reduce the risk of flooding; protect and improve air, land and water quality and apply environmental standards within which industry can operate.
For further information and for instructions on how to apply, please visit https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/environment-agency/about/recruitment
and search using reference 7397.
Closing date: 21st January
We are committed to having an inclusive workforce to reflect the communities we serve.
Diversity: it’s in our nature.