Richard Sealy, Assistant Director - Corporate Services

Richard SealyRichard Sealy, Assistant Director – Corporate Services, joined Taunton Deane in 1989.

Richard initially worked in Revenues and was involved in the implementation of the Council Tax (and its short-lived predecessor the Poll Tax) before becoming Revenues Manager in 2000. In 2007 Richard joined the cross Authority Improving Services in Somerset (ISiS) project team, which procured the Southwest One contract.

In 2009 Richard took on the role of Corporate & Client Services Manager and joined the Corporate Management Team. This role included the Clienting of all of the Council’s key partnerships together with the overall responsibility for Civil Contingencies and the Retained Parking, Finance, HR and ICT functions.

Richard’s new role involves the responsibility for the services and functions listed below.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Senior Responsible Officer (SRO) for the SWOne partnership
  • Client for SWOne Partnership
  • HR & Organisational Development
  • Customer Services
  • ICT and information/data management
  • Data Protection, Complaints, Freedom of Information (FOI)
  • Performance and Risk Management
  • Audit
  • Corporate Strategy and Business Planning
  • Facilities Management/Corporate Administration
  • Programme Management
  • Design & Print
Post Details

Grade: Assistant Director

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: £62,430 spot salary

Contact Details:


Tel No: 01823 358690