The NFCC is seeking a CFO representative from Council to sit on the NFCC Service Delivery, Change and Investment Board (SDCIB). The role will replace that previously occupied by Rick Hylton as he steps into his Committee Chair and Steering Group role.

The SDCIB works across the NFCC portfolios, programmes and projects to: review new investment and change proposals inc. business cases; review stage-gate recommendations and provide scrutiny and review progress against business plan. The SDCIB then makes recommendations to Steering Group and Council.

The Board meets every 2 months, for 2 hours, via Teams.

The SDCIB comprises of the NFCC Chair, Senior Leadership Team (SLT), 3 Chief Fire Officers and 2 members from the wider NFCC membership. The team also invites a number of standing professional advisers to support inclusive, effective and informed decision-making from a range of key functions within the organisation.

For further information please read the SDCIB Terms of Reference.


To Apply:

If you would like an informal discussion about the role, please contact Susannah Hancock (NFCC COO) on

Using the attached form, please submit an expression of interest of up to 500 words which sets out your interest and suitability for the role.

Please send your expression of interest: by the deadline

Closing date : Extended due to no EOI received

12.00 (midday) on Wednesday 24 January 2024