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Head of Programmes: Social Innovation
£45,000 per annum
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lead Programme Manager to join our expanding Delivery team at Design Council.
Design Council is an independent charity with a purpose to make life better by Design. Our vision is a world where the role and value of design is recognised as a fundamental creator of value, enabling happier, healthier and safer lives for all.
The Delivery team is expanding to support a range of exciting, ambitious projects and clients in the following sectors: Place, Social Innovation and Business Innovation.
As part of our team, you will be an exceptional project and programme manager, take a lead on our business innovation work, and work with our network of leading UK design experts on some of the country’s most exciting projects.
In the next two years we have ambitions to work with at least 500 businesses with design support to enable and inspire our clients to create and deliver better places.
You will have a degree qualification or demonstrable experience in design /design leadership, significant experience of successfully leading, developing and managing complex multiple programmes with the ability to design programmes.
Strong commercial acumen and a track record of developing viable products and services to support our clients and attract new ones.
We live in a shifting world where design can make a real difference to all of us within it.
We value inclusion, equality and diversity and we know that we can only design better for all, when we bring together people from different backgrounds and perspectives. Therefore, we are actively recruiting for a diversity of candidates that reflects the ‘all’ of the society we are designing with and for.
We welcome the opportunity to discuss secondments and other flexible working arrangements.
Design Council are currently working from home to adhere to government social distancing guidelines
If you have an appetite to make this change, we’d love to hear from you.
To apply please send a cover letter and CV before the advertised closing date outlining your suitability for the role to email@example.com
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