Head of Training and Education, Business Continuity Institute (BCI)

Recruiter
JobLeads
Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
26 Jul 2018
Closes
18 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Global reach, expert knowledge, and 100% member focused. Since 1994 the BCI has been the world's leading institute for business continuity and resilience professionals. The BCI has around 9,000 members in more than 100 countries worldwide, supported by a dedicated team of 30 staff, predominately based at our offices in Reading. As part of the senior management team, reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Head of Training and Education will manage and develop the BCI Training and Education business, including current and future stakeholder relationships, supported by a team of two. You will lead the existing and new Training and Education partners globally, including the quality control and annual pricing lists. Also, a key part will be the development and management of existing and new relationships with higher education, academia and resilience related management discipline professional bodies, including managing the delivery of the Certificate of the BCI (CBCI) examination programme and third party suppliers involved in examinations and marking. The development of new training products and services will also be an important aspect of the role and an understanding of awarding bodies will an advantage. Head of Training and Education, Business Continuity Institute (BCI) Recruiter PERIDOT PARTNERS Location Caversham, Reading, UK Salary cGBP50,000 per annum, depending on proven experience Hours Full time Contract Permanent Closing date 15 Aug 2018 Salary: cGBP50,000 per annum, depending on proven experience Location: Caversham, Reading, UK Global reach, expert knowledge, and 100% member focused. Since 1994 the BCI has been the world's leading institute for business continuity and resilience professionals. The BCI has around 9,000 members in more than 100 countries worldwide, supported by a dedicated team of 30 staff, predominately based at our offices in Reading. As part of the senior management team, reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Head of Training and Education will manage and develop the BCI Training and Education business, including current and future stakeholder relationships, supported by a team of two. You will lead the existing and new Training and Education partners globally, including the quality control and annual pricing lists. Also, a key part will be the development and management of existing and new relationships with higher education, academia and resilience related management discipline professional bodies, including managing the delivery of the Certificate of the BCI (CBCI) examination programme and third party suppliers involved in examinations and marking. The development of new training products and services will also be an important aspect of the role and an understanding of awarding bodies will an advantage. You will have worked in a qualification environment previously, and although not essential, ideally come with experience gained within a professional member body. Key will be experience of operational management in a training and education setting and in Customer Relationship Management with international stakeholder groups key to a training and education business. The ability to negotiate, communicate with and manage diverse global teams with a level of culture sensitivity is crucial, as is the ability to manage complex projects. The role we require roughly 20% of your time traveling, either within the UK or internationally. This key position within our organisation offers an excellent and exciting opportunity to make your mark. We're a respected, modern and dynamic organisation with significant growth potential. Closing date for formal applications: 9am, Wednesday 15th August 2018 For more information please visit our recruitment microsite: Posted 23 Jul 2018 Industry Charities, Further education Job level Senior executive Listing type Job vacancy Similar jobs * Social Research Interviewers + 2M EMPLOYMENT SOLUTIONS + Reading + Negotiable New * Skilled Operative + CANCER RESEARCH UK + Swindon + Negotiable * Skilled Operative + CANCER RESEARCH UK + Swindon + Negotiable About The Guardian Jobs The Guardian Jobs is all about inspiring careers; connecting you with thousands of quality employers and award-winning career advice. Your jobseeker account * Create/manage your profile * Manage your jobs * Set up jobs by email * Edit your career profile Recruiter info * Set up online recruiters account * Search our CV database * Speak to one of our team * Post a job You will have worked in a qualification environment previously, and although not essential, ideally come with experience gained within a professional member body. Key will be experience of operational management in a training and education setting and in Customer Relationship Management with international stakeholder groups key to a training and education business. The ability to negotiate, communicate with and manage diverse global teams with a level of culture sensitivity is crucial, as is the ability to manage complex projects.