Head of International and Industrial Capability Policy

Location
London, SW1A
Salary
Circa £64,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jun 2017
Closes
24 Jul 2017
Ref
1547552
Function
Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Working to Director Strategic Programmes, you will lead a team of 12 to provide the Defence Capability lead for International engagement and Industrial strategies, you will also provide the capability lead for engagement with innovation team likely to be established post-election.  These rapidly evolving topics, mandated by SDSR15 and the National Security Strategy, require you to exert significant influence and provide leadership across the UK MOD, the Government, and UK Industrial Sector as well as on international negotiations on these topics in order to secure optimal outcomes for the UK. 

You will have the ability to develop and press ahead with this important agenda: building the capability of the new unit, ensuring that it works in partnership with units in Head Office and across Government, developing credible plans for international co-operation, and working to understand how the key industries can continue to meet our Defence and security needs: innovating as you go.