Head of Planning and Strategy Delivery
Post Title: Head of Planning and Strategy Delivery
School/Department: Corporate and External Relations
Location: Newton Park, Bath
Rate of Pay: Grade 9A - £52,219 - £55,389 per annum
Contract: 12 month contract
Hours: Full time, 37 hours per week
Closing Date: Midnight GMT, 14 March 2018
Interview Date: TBC
Bath Spa University’s Vision is to be a leading educational institution in creativity, culture and enterprise. Through innovative teaching and research, the University will provide a high quality student experience. Based in a world heritage city and connected to a network of international partners, Bath Spa University will ensure that its graduates are socially engaged global citizens.
We offer you the best of everything. We’re a modern, forward-thinking university based in a city steeped in heritage. We offer a tranquil working environment that is full of people with energy. And we combine a focus on transforming the lives of our students with a commitment to developing the careers of our staff.
More than just a job – working for Bath Spa University is a chance to explore, discover, learn and grow.
Bath Spa is a popular university and both students and staff value our attractive campuses, which include a beautiful parkland estate and historic buildings set in inspirational scenery
About the role
The role of Head of Planning and Strategy Delivery exists primarily to ensure clear that clear strategic goals are in place, that strategy is fully embedded and strategic plans across the University’s department aligned. In addition, the post holder supports the decision-making and management processes of the University.
We are open to receiving applications from candidates with or without experience of working in higher education. You may have worked as a management consultant or in senior strategy roles within a different industry, and can bring something different to the table.
About you (requirements)
With experience of leading strategy and planning in complex organisations, you will have a strong track record of managing teams and successful projects and programmes. You will be highly numerate and articulate and be able to interpret complex data for senior managers, utilising the available management information and independent research, to provide actionable recommendations and support decision-making.
We offer excellent facilities and benefits to our staff. These include a nursery, childcare vouchers, pension scheme, flexible working practices, and employee assistance programme, and family-friendly policies.
We value a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community