LEP launches CEO hunt

THE SHEFFIELD City Region Local Enterprise Partnership has joined its Leeds counterpart in the hunt for a chief executive.

The LEP is looking to replace Sylvia Yates who is due to retire as City Region chief executive next month.

Advertised as bringing the candidate an "excellent salary", it is thought the new chief executive will earn in the same £80,000 bracket as the Leeds post.

LEP chairman James Newman said: "The LEP is a relatively new and evolving organisation, but we’re demonstrating already that we... For the full story register now for free or login below...