Head of Thinktank

Recruiter
Harris Hill
Location
London
Salary
£40k - 45k per year + Bonus
Posted
15 Feb 2019
Closes
15 Mar 2019
Ref
HQ00039003
Contact
Harry Marven
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Harris Hill is excited to be partnering with Future Advocacy in their search for a Head of Thinktank to lead their programme on the social, economic and political impacts of artificial intelligence and other emerging tech.

This is a newly created position in a growing and ambitious organisation, where the postholder will have broad responsibilities across research, external affairs and programme and project management. Moreover, you will build a strong global network of business leaders, computer scientists, academics and NGOs to increase the reach and influence of Future Advocacy. On an organisational level, you will develop and lead a strategy for the thinktank and be a thought leader on AI and emerging tech within the team

As such, you will have a strong understanding of the social, economic and political impact of AI and other emerging tech, and a technical understanding of computer science, AI and/or coding is desirable. You will also have a track record of advocacy and policy influencing at a senior level, with an at least 5 years' demonstrable track record of quantitative and qualitative research.

This is a genuinely exciting opportunity for a policy, advocacy and research professional to take ownership of an increasingly influential position in an increasingly influential organisation.

This is a full-time, permanent position paying 40,000 - 45,000 p.a. plus annual bonus. I will be submitting a shortlist of candidates on Monday 4th March; application process includes a CV and covering letter to me.

If you are interested in this position, then please send your CV to harry.marven@harrishill.co.uk . Please note that only suitable candidates will be contacted.

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