Head of Governance and Public Policy

Glasgow, Glasgow City (GB)
£50,618 - £56,950 per annum
11 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
17 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Governance and Public Policy
Department  Strategy and Policy (
Staff Category    Administrative and Professional
Reference No    141413
Reports To    Director of Strategy & Policy
Grade:    9
Salary Range:    £50,618 - £56,950 per annum
Contract Type:    Open Contract
FTE:    1 (35 hours/week)
Closing Date    Friday, 17 August 2018

Job Advert

We are seeking a Head of Governance and Public Policy to lead a small dynamic team responsible for overseeing corporate governance and providing expert advice on public policy for Senior Officers and the University’s Court. Ideally you will demonstrate an excellent understanding of the Scottish higher education sector and its related agencies and funding bodies. You will have prior experience of supporting corporate governance in a higher education (or comparable) environment. Most importantly, you will have strategic foresight and be able to demonstrate you have the capacity to intelligently analyse policy and provide guidance, expert advice and support to managers and senior staff to ensure sound decision making. Ad hoc project work and representation of the Directorate and the University, internally and externally, are key elements of this high profile role. 

To apply on-line, please visit or to request an application pack, contact Human Resources, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XQ, tel 0141 553 4133, quoting ref: 141413