Director of Strategy, Planning & Resources

Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Posted
27 Feb 2017
End of advertisement period
21 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Director of Strategy, Planning & Resources

Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
£74,374 to £87,171 pa, Ref: 13336
Based in Milton Keynes

You will be supporting the Executive Dean in the development and implementation of Faculty strategy including academic, resources, financial planning and business development.

We are entering a period of significant development and change and therefore you will need to be an experienced manager who thrives on the challenges and opportunities that bringing about change demands.

You will have significant experience of developing strategy and demonstrable strong leadership and staff skills. Experience of working and managing in a complex organisation, the ability to manage significant faculty resources and to develop and manage good working relationships internally and externally are also essential.

You will have a degree (or equivalent) and have the breadth of experience and knowledge to contribute to strategic, operational and academic strategy and implementation and have good knowledge and understanding of the higher education sector nationally and internationally.

Closing date: 5.00pm on 21 March 2017

For detailed information and how to apply go to www3.open.ac.uk/employment, or email WELS-Recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the reference number 13336

If you would like to have an informal discussion about the role prior to applying, please contact Mary Kellett, Executive Dean, on 01908 858294 or by email WELS-EXEC-Dean@open.ac.uk 

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.