Head of Organisation Design and Effectiveness

Posted 07 February 2024
Salary £57,500 - £71,500 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Human Resources Recruitment
Contact NameStuart Montgomery

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a higher educational institution based in the East Midlands, who are looking to appoint a Head of Organisation Design & Effectiveness on a permanent basis.

This will be a full-time paying between £57,500 to £71,500 per annum (for exceptional performers, there is scope for further progression up to £82,500 per annum). The ideal candidate will have extensive stakeholder management and organisation design expertise.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Providing exceptional and continually improving client support to key stakeholders, engaging them participatively in change ensuring they are well informed that their expertise is harnessed in delivering enterprise-wide initiatives for collective gain

  • Acting as the lead and expert on organisation design, operating model shifts, culture shifts, employee experience design and performance management

  • Designing and implement integrated and systemic solutions that yield measurable and sustainable change

  • Developing principles, models, methodologies and processes and practices for job creation, organisational structure design, culture evolution, organisational change and performance management to deliver on purpose and strategy

  • Providing thought leadership on organisational design and organisational effectiveness

  • Effecting transformation and continuous improvement through reviewing organisational wants and needs by anticipating and responding to changes in strategy, goals or organisational purpose

  • Evaluating and regenerating structures, operating models, processes, culture, the employee experience, organisational capability and behaviours to drive organisational change and delivery of strategic outcomes

Expertise required:

  • Experience of extensive stakeholder management

  • Experience of organisational transformation

  • Being required to influence and facilitate the re-design of structures, processes and systems

  • Acting as the expert in organisation design (designing organisational strategy, vision, structures, processes, systems, culture, work and workflow and capability constructs)

  • Experience working in higher education or the public sector and have stakeholder management experience

Rewards and Benefits:

  • 30 days of annual leave + bank holidays + four closure days around Christmas and Easter

  • Excellent Pension scheme up to 20.7%

  • Health and wellbeing benefits inc. dental and health plan

  • £20 per month sports centre membership

  • Access to discount schemes

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday

  • 9am - 5pm (flexible hours)

  • 2 days working from home dependent on business needs

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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