New Interim Managing Director arrangements at Rochford District Council

Date: 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Rochford District Council is pleased to announce that arrangements have been put in place for a new Interim Managing Director from the beginning of November 2020.

Angela Hutchings, who is currently the council’s Strategic Director, will take on the role on an interim basis, following the retirement of current Managing Director Shaun Scrutton, which will include the statutory responsibility of ‘Head of Paid Service.’

Rochford District Council’s Leader, Cllr Simon Wootton, said: “Being recently new in post myself, I am delighted that Angela and I will be working together in what will be undoubtedly a most interesting phase of Rochford District Council’s future.

“With the recent announcement that the council will be entering into a partnership to deliver a long-term regeneration programme in the District, which will boost our local economy, deliver enhancements to our communities, ensure a more efficient way of delivering our services and reduce future costs, I very much look forward to the busy and exciting times ahead.”