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Key responsibilities

Head of the Council's paid service and principal policy advisor to the Council. Leading and directing the workforce (circa 220 full-time equivalent posts and a net budget of £11m) to achieve the council's aims, priorities and promises. Representing the council as appropriate at a national, regional and local level. Also is Chief Executive of Malvern Hills District Council.


  • 1988: BA (Hons) Economics and Geography
  • 1992: Chartered Public Finance Accountant

Career information

Vic started his career as Trainee Accountant with Stratford-on-Avon District Council.  He moved to Leicester City Council in 1993 where he was Senior Accountant and then Group Accountant.  After a spell as Principal Accountant back at Stratford-on-Avon, he moved on to West Oxfordshire District Council where he was to spend 8 years as Head of Corporate Finance, Director of Finance and finally Strategic Director (Resources).  Vic joined Wychavon in 2006 as Head of Resources. Vic was awarded an MBE in 2008 for services to local government and the communities of Worcestershire.

External roles

Employers' Representative on Worcestershire County Council's Pension Committee

Salary band

£118,000 to £127,500


SMT car allowance, options for a corporate gym membership.