Director, Learning Solutions & Innovation

Recruiter
Imperial College Business School
Location
London
Salary
Internationally Competitive
Posted
08 Feb 2019
Closes
15 Mar 2019
Ref
70644
Position/Level
Department Head, Director
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Are you an innovative and results driven leader, who is able to implement and sustain a creative approach to programme design and delivery that achieves real impact? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment? Do you possess an impressive track record of developing learning solutions for large organisations? If so, the position of Director, Learning Solutions & Innovation at Imperial College Business School could be the perfect opportunity for you. We are looking for someone with ambition to grow a business and do something very special – perhaps even unique – in the field of Executive Education.

Imperial College Business School is a specialist provider of Executive Education, with an emphasis on strategy and innovation, healthcare, engineering and technology-based industries. Recent success and significant aspirations for the future have led to our search for a Director to further drive our development and reputation.

In this exciting new role, you will co-develop and implement a product strategy for Executive Education. Main responsibilities will include:

  • Implement and sustain an approach to programme design and delivery that delivers a great outcome for individuals and organisations and is based on Imperial’s distinctive capabilities
  • Ensure open and custom programmes deliver world class experiences which reflect the latest thinking and industry practice and use effective and innovative teaching and learning principles
  • Drive blended, face-to-face and online leaning, working closely with the School and College Edtech teams
  • Support the Custom Business Development team to win new business and expand existing client relationships

This opportunity will suit an individual who is a self-starter and a compelling communicator who has superb influencing skills. You will have an impressive track record in Executive Education design, with demonstrated experience of leading a team of senior, commercial and intellectual professionals. Strong strategic planning skills and evidence of negotiating and diplomacy skills are a must.

And as part of the management team you will want to be part of building a truly great place for people to do their best work.

This career opportunity will draw on your experience gained in positions such as Programme Development Director, Programme Director, Leadership Development Director, Director of Learning, Learning Strategist or Digital Learning Director.

Key dates

Imperial College London has engaged the services of Odgers Berndtson, to whom applications should be sent at your earliest convenience and in any event by no later than 17.00 on Friday 15th March 2019.

The final interview with Imperial College London will take place in mid-April.

How to apply

In order to apply, please submit a comprehensive curriculum vitae along with a covering letter, setting out your interest in the role and details of how you match the required criteria. Please include in a separate document the names and addresses of three referees. Referees will not be approached until the final stages and not without prior permission from candidates.

The preferred method of application is online at www.odgers.com/70644.

All applications will receive an automated response.

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