Put Down New Roots

Hannah Winterman, April 10, 2019

Join Epping Forest District Council on their journey

Epping Forest District Council is going through an unprecedented time of change. With rapid growth, changing demographics and transforming places, it’s a truly exciting time to be part of the council. But it’s not just urban change - Epping Forest are re-shaping the future of service delivery and are looking for people to join them.


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The council are currently recruiting for a number of positions in their senior leadership team including:


Service Manager – Housing Development

Service Manager – Contracts

Service Manager – Planning Development

Strategic Finance Lead (Chief Financial Officer & s151 Officer)

Service Manager – Planning Policy


See here for more opportunities.



These Service Managers will lead departments across the council, driving change across the organisation and placing customers at the centre of everything they do. These roles will ensure delivery of effective and efficient services, but the opportunity extends far beyond council structures. The Council are looking for those people who have the skills, attitude and attributes to move the organisation forward.

Do you want to be a part of that journey?


Working with Epping Forest District Council offers a career defining opportunity. You’ll have the chance to shape your service area, working with the service director to implement a strong vision which delivers ambitious, innovative and forward-thinking approaches. You’ll be in the midst of Epping’s transformation, providing strong management that allows change to happen positively.


As well as the chance to progress your career, Epping Forest is a great place to live and work. It combines modern living with ancient history, heritage and bustling market towns, with the council offices located in the heart of town. Surrounded by forests and countryside, Epping is also only twelve miles from central London and has excellent transport links. From great schools, and house prices far lower than London, Epping Forest is a great place to put down roots and build a future.


Epping Forest have a dedicated microsite. where you can find out more about the council and the roles themselves. These opportunities close on 23rd April, so start your application today to join their journey.