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The Old Royal Naval College is one of London’s most popular visitor attractions, at the heart of the Maritime Greenwich World Heritage Site, welcoming 1.2m visitors annually. This is a truly exciting time to join the organisation - we are embarking on our most ambitious transformation to become an extraordinary cultural destination. We are doing this by living our values of Bold | Embracing | Imaginative | Resourceful.
The Head of Strategy and External Affairs is being recruited to further develop and embed our new organisational strategy, manage our key external stakeholder relations and build an ongoing business planning and monitoring process throughout the organisation. S/he will engage with senior management across the Foundation to ensure that our strategic goals are reflected in our decision making, our arts, culture, events and marketing narratives and that our media, public affairs and stakeholder engagement is consistent, confident and visibly links to our wider strategic ambitions.
This is a key role within the Old Royal Naval College leadership, which reports directly to the Chief Executive. S/he will provide strategic support to the CEO and the Executive Directors Team, as well as the Board, helping to set priorities and support strategic decision-making. The successful candidate will be dynamic, ambitious and inspired to shape and develop the organisation’s strategic planning and impact evaluation processes, through a period of exciting transformation.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate the following essential requirements:
(For the full job description and person specification, please click here. To arrange an informal conversation about the role please contact Esteleta Wilson, Head of HR at: [email protected])
Applicants should apply by submitting a CV and covering letter (2 pages maximum), outlining how you fulfil the requirements of the person specification. Please send your application via email or post by the closing date as outlined below, marked PRIVATE & CONFIDENTIAL to:HR Department, The Old Royal Naval College, 2 Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, London, SE10 9LWEmail: [email protected]
Closing Date: 12 noon, 31 October 2018The Foundation values diversity and is committed to making appointments on merit by fair and open processes, in accordance with its equal opportunities policy. Our employees enjoy a generous benefits package.