Managing Director

Duncan Sharkey, Managing Director

Duncan Sharkey - Managing Director

Responsible for the overall management of the council and lead responsibility for these areas:

  • Head of paid service
  • Strategy and Commissioning
  • Communications and Marketing
  • Law and Governance
  • Human Resources
  • Finance

Key tasks include:

  • Lead the council in a manner that builds ownership and commitment, connects strategies to action, provides clear accountability, manages performance and delivers results.
  • Provide leadership and management of the council, in collaboration with relevant parties, to ensure the council’s vision and annual priorities are realised.
  • Actively pursue the engagement of residents and service users in service design, delivery, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Use evidence based practice to transform services securing significant and sustained improvements for residents.
  • Lead on joint arrangements with external agencies on strategic planning of joint initiatives.

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