SENIOR MANAGEMENT APPOINTMENT COMMITTEE
Minutes of a meeting held on 21st April, 2015.
Present: Councillor N. Moore (Chairman); Councillor S.C. Egan (Vice-Chairman); Councillors L. Burnett, C.P. Franks. G. John and J.W. Thomas.
Also present: Councillor R.A. Penrose (Observer).
1140 MINUTES -
RESOLVED - T H A T the minutes of the meetings held on 10th March, 2015, 18th March, 2015 and 24th March, 2015 be approved as a correct record.
1141 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST -
No declarations were received.
1142 RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION ARRANGEMENTS FOR THE HEAD OF FINANCE/SECTION 151 OFFICER (MD) -
The purpose of the meeting was to enable the Committee to identify a long-list of candidates for the above post. As previously agreed, those candidates long-listed would progress to the Assessment Centre facilitated by Solace Enterprises and to be held on 27th April, 2015. A further meeting of the Committee was scheduled for 28th April, 2015, at which feedback following the Assessment Centre would be provided and the Committee would determine a final short list for interview. Those interviews would take place on 12th May, 2015 with the decision of the Committee being referred for information to the Council.
(1) T H A T a total of six candidates be approved for progress, to the Assessment Centre to be held on 27th April, 2015.
(2) T H A T it be confirmed that further meetings of the Committee would take place on 28th April, 2015 to short list for interview and subsequently on 12th May, 2015 to conduct the final interviews.
Reason for decisions
(1&2) To ensure the appointment proceeds according to the requirements of the Council’s Constitution.