Strategic Programmes Associate Director

London (GB)
£54,853 to £63,051 inclusive of London Weighting Allowance
05 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
17 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Strategic Programmes Associate Director

Department :    Strategy, Planning & Analytics Office

King's College London, one of the world's leading universities, is looking for an experienced strategic project manager to join the Strategy, Planning & Analytics (SPA) Directorate supporting the delivery of the university's vision  and related transformative initiatives.   

You will act as an internal consultant, providing specialist skills in strategy development and/or project management and taking the lead on one or more significant or complex projects at any one time in support of King's Vision.

You will need to adopt an approach that works within the culture of a Russell Group university, i.e. to work with academic leaders and their teams that optimises the chances of success. You will need to be facilitative, directive, supportive and will need to judge and adopt the appropriate mode based on project and circumstance. This role requires strong communication skills and emotional intelligence as well as technical ability and experience in strategy, planning and transformation.

We're looking for someone who has experience in developing and implementing strategy and policy and who wants to make a real difference. You will be motivated by the challenges and opportunities facing higher education, highly organised, and flexible in your approach. 
For the first two years, you will be seconded to support the King's Health Partners launch of an Institute of Women and Children's Health. In addition to the project management experience and skills described above, you will have experience of developing a complex multi-institutional research partnerships and ideally knowledge of NHS healthcare research.

This post will be offered on a full time, permanent contract.

The selection process will include a panel interview chaired by the Director of Strategy (Health). Interviews are scheduled to be held week beginning 25th February.

Grade and Salary :    £54,853 to £63,051 inclusive of London Weighting Allowance    Job ID :    009308
Close Date :    17-Feb-2019
Contact Person :    Bronwyn Parcell or Robin McIver    
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