Interim Programme Director of Organisational Design and Change


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    11 April 2021

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Ref: GSi71732

We are working with a National Organisation who are looking to recruit an Interim Programme Director for an OD and Change Project that they are looking to undertake over the next 12 months.  

The Job Role - The post will report directly into the CEO, advising on implementation and delivery strategies and support the executive team in driving change throughout the organisation, you would also work closely with other members of the Board.  The successful incumbent will be required to undertake an OD review that will ultimately complement their long term, ambitious strategy.  Thereafter you would lead on the creation of a new organisational structure, embed recommendations from the OD review, as well as designing and delivering a change programme to support the above.  

The Person- Suitable candidates for this role should be seasoned, qualified HR professionals with a wealth of experience and expertise specifically within OD and Change.  In addition, we are ideally looking for candidates with experience of undertaking similar contracts in both the private and public sector.  Lastly, candidates should have strong leadership and influencing skills, a focus on customer service and the ability to contribute to senior level decisions in a high performing organisation.

Hours and Location- Suitable candidates should be available to start work in the next month or two on a full time basis.  Initially the role will be based from home, but as lock down measures ease there will be the requirement to go to site more regularly and in due course, possibly 2 days a week or so. 

Budget/Salary – Our client has confirmed that this role could sit outside of IR35 and will consider both fixed term contract or day rate which will be competitive. 

How to Apply

If you would like to apply for this position, please submit an up to date copy of your CV that supports the criteria set out in the person specification as well as your contact details, availability and desired rate.   Due to the number of applications we are currently receiving for roles, we will only be in contact with candidates who meet the required criteria to discuss the role further. 

How to Apply

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.

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Eleanor Pugh: 01132056093