Service Manager - Full time / Permanent
Responsible for the leadership, management and development of the Council’s Transportation and Highways Infrastructure service, including strategic partnerships, programme and contract management, capital resource management, and the duties of the Highway Authority. To lead on the development and delivery of the Council’s Low Carbon Transport Strategy. Working closely with colleagues across the Council the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority and other local, regional and national partners.
Sefton is the northern borough of Liverpool City Region with more than 273,000 residents. It is a diverse and exciting local authority that is on a journey of aspiration and ambition as we work towards delivering of our exciting Sefton 2030 Vision. We have excellent links with our partners, businesses and communities, who are integral to the delivery of our services and successful outcomes, as we strive to ensure Sefton is a confident and connected Borough.
With an exciting and ambitious growth and investment programme, and the highest allocation of highways funding for many years, this is an exciting time to come and work with us. We want to hear from people who possess the drive, passion and expertise needed to help us deliver great outcomes.
Boasting 22 miles of stunning coastline, Sefton is a leading coastal tourist destination with a flourishing visitor economy. Spanning the busy Port of Liverpool, the famous Antony Gormley’s ‘Another Place’ installation, attractive beaches, and dunes, to the resort town of Southport, the borough provides a unique mix of natural and urban settings, with vibrant town centres, intimate commuter towns, beautiful villages and stunning coastal and rural locations. Sefton is a place where everyone can find their perfect home and enjoy a great work-life balance. With excellent transport links. Sefton is also well placed for accessing cities across the Northwest, including Liverpool and Manchester.