Innovate UK works with people, companies and partner organisations to find and drive the science, technology, business models, process and commercial innovations that will grow the UK economy - delivering productivity, higher value jobs and exports. Our aim at Innovate UK is to keep the UK globally competitive in the race for future prosperity. We are a part of UKRI; one of the largest science and innovation funding agencies in the world, with an annual budget of 7.5 billion.
A key member of the Executive Team, the Director will provide inspirational, representational and governance leadership internally and across our Programmes, Networks and Projects. An accomplished and creative thought-leader, our Director will see ‘the bigger picture’, influencing, shaping and aligning processes that facilitate world-leading results.
We want to attract talented leaders who have shaped governance of investments and programmes that drive measurable and lasting impact. The ideal candidate shall be a recognised expert in complex multi-party, public/private, industry/research and development programmes. S/he will have strong leadership, excellent political skills, commercial judgement and innovative strategic thinking. We are looking for a dynamic and entrepreneurial individual who will inspire diverse teams and organisations to proactively deliver measurable results.
To arrange an informal confidential discussion please call 020 3494 4917.
To speak to a senior adviser in connection with this role please contact:
Baljit.Dhadda@bd-search.co.uk or call 07736 880699
Peter.Ward@bd-search.co.uk or call 07711 058871