Head of Assessment Operations  

Location
Regent’s Park
Salary
£54,152 - £72,204 per annum
Posted
04 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Assessment Operations  

Reference: EXM333

Location: London

Job Type: Full Time

Salary Band: Grade 7, £54,152 - £72,204 per annum

The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and Royal College of Physicians of London working together as the Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians UK are seeking to recruit a Head of Assessment Operations.

The Colleges work together as the Federation to create and deliver:

  • the MRCP(UK) Diploma Examinations and Specialty Certificate Examinations (SCE’S)
  • the Joint Royal College of Physicians Training Board (JRCPTB) which is responsible for managing the Colleges’ role in the regulation of specialist training in the UK
  • the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Policy and Diary for Physicians

Responsibilities will include:

  • working in collaboration with a wide range of assessment partners (clinicians, local partners and third party suppliers) to develop and deliver high quality and consistent services to all examination centres, examiners and candidates
  • contributing at a senior level to strategic and operational planning
  • budget setting, contract negotiation, risk management

About you

Experience in:

  • management/leadership in a process-driven service delivery role, ensuring business continuity and customer-focus, within a complex working environment leadership experience, including successful leadership of change identifying and introducing process/quality improvement strategies
  • negotiation and management of contracts with third parties, ensuring good governance and value for money
  • managing projects involving a variety of stakeholders
  • setting and managing budgets
  • Knowledge of UK and international postgraduate medical training and assessment and/or operational management experience in a professional body or other education and assessment provider

Benefits include 29 days of annual leave, 7% employer pension contribution, free lunches, season ticket loan (access to this loan is after probation) and much more.

For an information discussion about the role please contact Yasmin Becker COO via her PA - Joanna.popis@rcplondon.ac.uk NO AGENCIES.

For more information about the role and our benefits, please view the job description and person specification.              

Closing date: 22nd July 2018

Interview date: 1st & 2nd August 2018

To apply for this role please submit your CV and Supporting Statement, outlining how your skills and experience match the job description and person specification. Please note, CVs sent in isolation will not be considered.

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