Deputy Head of Team, Corporate Strategy and Delivery-opportunity to wok flexibly-2 Year Contract
This is an exciting and interesting role at the centre of the Department for Exiting the European Union (DExEU) with exposure to the most important and high profile issues facing the country. It is a fast-paced and dynamic environment, where you will have the opportunity to be part of a fantastic team and work on one of the Government’s highest priorities.
DEPUTY HEAD OF TEAM [GRADE 6 / A+]
This role is an exciting opportunity to work as part of a team responsible for helping the department’s permanent secretary and senior leadership define and deliver the department’s corporate strategy.
As Deputy Head, you will lead a team of around 15 people, currently operating under two integrated Grade 7 / Band A teams and give direct oversight to the most complex or high profile projects it’s responsible for.
The first team focuses on articulating, promulgating and supporting the delivery of the department’s objectives; oversees our business planning (including the single departmental plan); and manages a series of corporate strategy projects fundamentally based within and in support of the department’s policy agenda. The second team leads the directorate’s central planning and reporting for the senior management team, builds capability for delivery of corporate priorities across its teams, and manages the department’s corporate governance arrangements (including our relationship with our Non-Executive Board Members) and risk management approach.
The role provides a great opportunity to gain an overview of the Department’s work and build a network of contacts across government. You will gain insight into the workings of this exciting Department with an agenda at the centre of government.
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