Challenge and Organisational Learning Director

Magnox Ltd


  • Location


  • Job type


  • Sector

    Central Government

  • Salary/Remuneration


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  • Expiry date

    20 November 2018

  • Client

    Magnox Ltd

Ref: GSe45909

We are helping to change Britain’s nuclear legacy into an environmental one. As one of the largest reactor decommissioning programmes in Europe, we are seeking to build a special team of world-leading professionals. A team that can help accomplish our mission safely, securely and cost-effectively. It’s a unique opportunity for talented individuals who want to help the country turn a corner.

The Challenge and Organisational Learning Director will sit as member of the Executive, playing a key role in the development and delivery of approaches, plans and methodologies by seeking out and bringing back ideas and best practice from wider industry.  You will be responsible for challenging ways of working across the Magnox organisation, driving excellence and continuous improvement across all activities and specifically project delivery.  Leading on value-for-money initiatives, innovative approaches and organisational learning, you will collaborate across the Magnox organisation to constantly challenge and improve how we deliver the decommissioning mission. 

To succeed in this role, you must be an experienced networker and leader, with a track record of designing and delivering transformation, able to envision and articulate opportunities to improve complex operations and processes.  You will be able to demonstrate success in driving and delivering effective continuous improvement, and will be comfortable challenging and influencing senior stakeholders.

For further information and to apply please speak to our advising consultant at GatenbySanderson  - Stephanie Crossland on 0113 268 0704.

Closing Date17.00pm - Monday 19th November 2018
Preliminary interviews with GatenbySanderson w/c 26th November & 3rd December 2018
Shortlist Meeting Thursday 11th December 2018
Assessmentsw/c 7th January & w/c 14th January 2019
Final Panel Interviews Datew/c 21st January 2018

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.