Chief Officer

03 Aug 2018
20 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
CIPD Membership
CIPD Member, Non CIPD member

Chief Officer – Organisational Development

We’re proud of our past.
But you’ll ignite our future.

Aberdeen is full of stunning views. So it’s easy to see the beauty of working
for Aberdeen City Council. We’re also really proud of our heritage, and we’ve built on it to become a globally recognised energy hub. Now, we’re
transforming at pace. With big ideas and plenty of ambition, we move as one team to ensure our communities truly thrive. Now, this is your chance to join an exciting, visionary council as our Chief Officer – Organisational
Development, working with the corporate management team to help transition us to the new Target Operating Model.

In this role, you’ll take the strategic lead for all aspects of organisational and
people development including planning the workforce of the future, identifying and developing talent, developing leadership capability at all levels and cultural alignment.

An experienced senior manager, you’ll come with a track record of developing and delivering people and OD strategies to drive forward people and organisational performance and strong evidence of negotiating and
influencing people. As a curious and conscientious leader, you’ll also have
significant experience of leading and managing major corporate
transformation and change programmes in a large and complex organisation.

For further information or a confidential discussion about the role, please
contact Morven Spalding, Interim Chief Officer - People Organisation
on 07500 100923 or email

To apply, please submit a copy of your cv and a supporting statement
(maximum 2 pages) outlining how you meet the requirements of the job profile by email to Lesley Strachan, Talent Acquisition Lead on by 9am Monday 20 August 2018.