Agenda and minutes

General Services Committee - Thursday, 10th February, 2022 9.30 am

Venue: Room 4, 4th floor, Civic Offices, New Street, Grays, Essex, RM17 6SL

Contact: Jenny Shade, Senior Democratic Services Officer  Email:

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To approve as a correct record the minutes of General Services Committee meeting held on 27 January 2022.


The minutes of the General Services Committee held on the 27 January 2022 were approved as a correct record.

Councillor Johnson nominated Councillor Massey to act as chair for the duration of the meeting. This was seconded by Councillor Coxshall.


Items of Urgent Business

To receive additional items that the Chair is of the opinion should be considered as a matter of urgency, in accordance with Section 100B (4) (b) of the Local Government Act 1972.


There were no urgent items of business.


Declarations of Interest


In relation to Item 5, Councillor Johnson stated that a number of candidates were from his current place of work, however, he had no day to day or close contact with any of these candidates.


At 9.34am the Committee agreed to enter exempt session in order to interview the candidates.


Recruitment of Assistant Directors for Regeneration and Place Delivery and Property & Facilities Management - Interviews

Paperwork for this item will follow under separate cover.



The Committee interviewed three candidates for the Regeneration and Place Delivery role and three candidates for the Property and Facilities Management role.




That Council be recommended to appoint Alicia Munday to the post of Regeneration and Place Delivery and to appoint Mark Bradbury to the post of Property and Facilities Management.