Herefordshire Council has appointed Peter Robinson as the new director of resources following a competitive external recruitment process.
The council’s employment panel met on Friday 5 June and unanimously agreed to appoint Peter with effect from 1 July 2015.
Peter has been working as the council’s interim chief financial officer since September 2013 and has helped the organisation successfully deal with its financial challenges by delivering a balanced budget and major service change.
As the director of resources, Peter will continue to lead and have accountability for finance, HR, property services and IT.
Prior to joining Herefordshire Council, Peter was the chief financial officer at Bristol City Council.