Humber LEP recruiting new chair

Following the announcement of Lord Haskins stepping down as Chair of the Humber Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) after eight years in the post, the LEP is now seeking to appoint his successor.

Under the leadership of Lord Haskins, significant progress has been made in stimulating significant growth in the Humber economy. Substantial investment has been attracted into the region and more jobs have been created.

This is an exciting opportunity for a determined individual with the skills and experience to lead the Humber LEP, as it builds on its national reputation as ‘Energy Estuary’ of UK by developing and delivering on the, soon to be published, Local Industrial Strategy – to accelerate clean growth and decarbonisation.

The Humber LEP, through effective partnership working, has significantly raised its profile Government and investors, and has assisted to create the economic conditions to support business growth. The Humber LEP prides itself in creating a friendly and supportive partnership environment, welcoming new and different opinions, because we understand the highest performing organisations bring together a broad range of knowledge, views and experiences to ensure they make the best decisions.

A detailed recruitment pack setting out further information on the role, the Humber LEP, and how to apply for this position is available online.

Information can also be requested by emailing Charley.McCarthy@penna.com or, for a confidential discussion, please call Roger Russell on 07710 701 570. Deadline for application is Friday 15 November 2019.