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Venue: Guildhall

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Minutes of meeting held 1 March 2023 pdf icon PDF 210 KB


The minutes of the meeting held on 1st March 2023 were confirmed and signed by the Chair.


Apologies and Declarations of Interest


There were no apologies.


Members declared if any of the applicants were known to them and in what capacity. 


Exclusion of the Public

The meeting will contain information during which the public is likely to be excluded from the meeting subject to determination by the Committee following consideration of a public interest test.  The exclusion would be made under paragraphs 1, 2 and 3 of part 1 of schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.


Committee agreed to exclude the public on the grounds that if they were present, there would be disclosure to them of information defined as exempt from publication by virtue of paragraph 1, 2 and 3 of part 1 of schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.


Interviews and selection for the Director level posts in the newly established Senior Management Structure

To undertake interviews and a selection process for the posts of Director in the new Senior Management Structure.  At its meeting on 1 March, the Committee agreed an interview panel of Councillors Collis, Davey and Porrer to interview candidates for the Director level posts.


The Committee undertook final interviews and a selection process for shortlisted candidates for the posts of:

·       Chief Operating Officer

·       Director of City Services

·       Director of Communities


Following consideration, the Committee identified a recommended candidate for the posts of:

·       Director of City Services

·       Chief Operating Officer


The Committee did not identify a recommended candidate for the post of:

·       Director of Communities


The Chief Executive was asked to undertake the Executive Notification Process. 



Date of Next Meeting

Although there is currently no scheduled next meeting to note if another meeting is required as a consequence of senior management restructure, this will be arranged through correspondence.


To be confirmed.