Knowledge Services Manager

47870.00 GBP Annual
02 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.

About the role

Are you passionate about how high-quality information can help someone live well with dementia?

We are looking for someone to lead a team of staff and volunteers who deliver a range of services, all underpinned by specialist dementia knowledge. The work of the team includes: evidencing and review of public-facing content in print and online; providing dementia resources, an enquiries service and training for Alzheimer's Society staff and volunteers; and remotely delivering two volunteer-enabled services for people affected by dementia.

The post sits within our National Services directorate, which provides information and advice, an online community and an online services directory for people affected by dementia. You will join four other managers on the National Services management team.

About you

This is a wide-ranging managerial role. You will have a relevant degree and either postgraduate qualifications or similar experience. You will be passionate about knowledge. You will have developed and managed information or knowledge services, including evidencing and review of patient-facing content. You will have managed staff, budgets and organisational relationships. You will be confident and an excellent communicator and influencer.

This is an exciting new opportunity to become part of a friendly and growing directorate. Join us!