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Successful Transformation through Leadership Assessment – Are your managers equipped to lead sustained improvement?

Siobhan Farlow, Government Lead at Odgers Interim, reflects on a very successful leadership assessment she conducted at a large County Council, which helped transform their entire Children’s Services department

Top 5 Leadership Skills in Local Government for a bright post-pandemic future

Jes Ladva, Partner and Head of our Government Practice, reflects on the challenges for Local and Central Government during the past 18 months, to highlight the top five leadership skills he has observed from Government executives that will help future leaders to ensure their organisations thrive in a brighter future.

Zero-Carbon Footprint in Social Housing: Towards a hopeful tomorrow

Suresh Lal, Partner of our Housing Practice, is hopeful that the future of Social Housing is predominantly green. This month, he looks at the current status of zero-carbon footprint in the Housing sector, and explains what trends we are seeing as teams increase their zero-carbon footprint moving forward

Leadership skills for Directors of Adult Social Services in a post-pandemic economy

Last month, Nik Shah, Consultant in our Government Practice, and Jes Ladva, Partner of our Government Practice, where joined in a Roundtable discussion by Liz Bruce, Director of Adult Social Care & Public Health at Richmond & Wandsworth Councils to learn from Liz’s leadership experience and establish the required skills for future local government leaders

Case study: NHS test and trace

​​​​​​​Jes Ladva, Head of our Government Practice, discusses his recent set of appointments for the NHS test and trace programme

How to unravel the complications in social care leadership

​​​​​​​Nik Shah, Adult’s and Children’s Social Care Consultant at Odgers Interim, discusses the current recruitment and resourcing issues at a senior leadership level in social care, and offers novel solutions for solving the problems

Jes Ladva comments in Information Age: Tech companies’ role in local authorities response to Covid-19

Local authorities are responding to difficulties caused by Covid-19 and faced by the public by focusing on tech-based solutions

So you want to be the chief executive of a local authority? Here are five things you need to know

​​​​​​​Jes Ladva, Partner and Head of the Government Practice at Odgers Interim, talks to Dawn Baxendale, former CEO of Birmingham City Council, about what it takes to become the chief executive of a local authority

Local authorities: are you thinking about the IR35 opportunity?

Jes Ladva, Head of our Government Practice, explains why the roll out of IR35 in the private sector will make local government attractive to independent talent

Becoming the Chief Executive of a local authority

Jes Ladva, the Head of Odgers Interim's Government Practice looks at the current landscape for chief executives in local authorities and explains how aspiring leaders can step up into the role.

Presenter: Grant Speed,...

The top 5 digital talent trends across government

Siobhan Farlow, consultant in the Government Practice at Odgers Interim, discusses the top 5 talent demands she’s seeing across the government digital, data and technology (DDaT) space

Commercial pursuits: how local authorities can navigate the investment arena

Jes Ladva, Head of our Government Practice, explains how local authorities can get commercial investment right

We expand our Government Practice with two senior consultants

Siobhan Farlow and Nik Shah join our burgeoning Government Practice

So you want to become a non-executive director? Here are 5 things you should know

Jes Ladva, Head of the Government Practice at Odgers Interim looks at the skills and attributes needed to become a successful non-executive director

Mixed council results mean change must be delivered fast

Last month’s local council elections failed to reflect the seismic shocks of the recent snap elections. The expected Labour gains, followed by colossal losses for the Conservatives and Lib-Dem resurgence were instead met with...

The Interim Candidate Case Study: Bernadette Marjoram

Area of Expertise: Local Authority Transformation

Career History

Bernadette Marjoram has over 40 years experience working in Local Authorities, with a proven track record in corporate management including transformation,...

Local authorities eye genuine transformation with continued austerity freeze

Austerity has put balancing the books at the top of the agenda for some time...

Odgers Interim appoints new head of local government practice

Odgers Interim, the UK’s leading interim management provider, has hired Jes Ladva to lead its local government practice.

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