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Expression of Interest for LEP Chair

Big things are happening in Liverpool City Region – be a part of them.

The organisation that drives the economy and spearheads business growth across Liverpool City Region is looking for a permanent Chair.

This is an opportunity for an experienced business leader to become the Chair of the Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and play a pivotal role in driving growth in the local economy and creating sustainable jobs.

As Chair you will have a unique opportunity to drive a dynamic and vibrant economic agenda which puts the needs of business, our residents and communities front and centre.

We are looking for an influential and persuasive senior business leader who can bring energy and passion to the Liverpool City Region LEP Board. You will continue to foster positive relationships with key stakeholders and act as a high level advocate regionally, nationally and internationally. Our Board is well established, representative of a wide range of private and public interests; the chair will ensure the board remains focused upon the City Regions Growth Strategy priorities (Liverpool City Region Growth Strategy)

The individual will be required to act as Chair and in so doing to represent the views and interests of the LEP Board, ensuring that decisions are taken in the best interests of the Liverpool City Region economy.

The information pack can be found here

If you are excited by the opportunity to play your part in driving the growth of one of the most innovative City Regions in the country and can demonstrate the ability to meet and deliver our aspirations, we would be pleased to receive your application.

The closing date for applications is 31st January 2017.

To arrange a confidential and informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Tony Wade, Director of Finance at tony.wade@liverpoollep.org or 0151 227 2727