Director of Operations and Finance

17 Sep 2018
14 Oct 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

Engineering matters. It underpins our daily lives, drives economic growth, plays a critical role in addressing major societal challenges and helps ensure our readiness for the future, from providing a sustainable supply of food, water and clean energy, to advancing healthcare, and keeping us safe and secure.

The Royal Academy of Engineering exists to promote excellence in engineering for the benefit of society. Through our expert Fellows and talented staff, we have established a strong track record and reputation across our portfolio of activities ranging from policy advice to programmes supporting researchers, educators and innovators. In recent years we have increased our impact and influence, developed our global reach and networks and significantly grown our income.

However, we know that there is much more to do if we are to realise our strategic aims and we are now seeking an exceptional candidate to join our leadership team as our first Director of Operations and Finance.

Director of Operations and Finance - Royal Academy of Engineering

Circa £90,000 - £95,000


This new role has been created to enable us to strengthen our focus on operational excellence, accelerate our adoption of digital technology and maximise our resource base. The successful candidate will have a passion for improving operational effectiveness, strong business acumen, a track record in supporting organisational change and the insights and experience to drive digital transformation.

Embracing diversity and inclusion is central to the Academy's mission, and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds who share our values.

This is an exciting time for the Academy, with a trajectory of growth and development paving the way towards realising our strategic aims. If you have the talent, drive and passion to join our leadership team as we embark on this next stage of our development, we would love to hear from you.

To learn more about this outstanding opportunity, please download the appointment brief on the Prospectus website which can be reached by clicking on the Apply button..

Key Dates:

Deadline for applications: 14th October

Interviews with Prospectus: 18th October - 5th November

Interviews with Royal Academy of Engineering: 13th and 14th November

Final Interviews with Royal Academy of Engineering: 21st November

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