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Vacancy for Chief Executive

Location: Birmingham
Salary: competitive

The Gambling Commission was set up under the Gambling Act 2005 to regulate commercial gambling in Great Britain in partnership with licensing authorities.

We also regulate the National Lottery under the National Lottery etc. Act 1993.

The gambling industry in a dynamic and fast-paced sector, that continues to undergo significant and rapid change.

We are also changing: giving sharper focus to consumer interests, the role of evidence and analysis and partnership working. The executive leadership team is supporting an internal change programme to build on existing expertise, new ways of working and developing the culture of the organisation of the future.

Working with the board, the new Chief Executive will lead the Commission’s team in developing and delivering this ambitious programme of work. The successful candidate will be a highly visible leader within the organisation, and a proactive and energetic manager of stakeholder relationships.

The successful candidate will bring a track record of successful leadership, at senior leadership team level. They will bring an understanding of regulation and a proven commitment to consumer protection.

To apply for this role

Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to Gambling Commission on this appointment.  For further information about the role, including details about how to apply, please visit www.saxbam.com/appointments using reference QAKWD

Alternatively email belinda.beck@saxbam.com or telephone 020 7227 0880 (during office hours). 

Applications should be received by noon on Tuesday 30 January 2018.