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Operations Manager

Operations Manager

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Education & Training, Professional Education Services

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  • Salary:

    £39000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Samantha Johnston

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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An exciting opportunity has recently arisen to join the largest funder of health and social care as an Operations Manager. This institution develops influential relationships with research organisations, charities and the public sector to ensure that patients have access to the latest research and treatments. The organisation is going through a period of growth and this role was created to aid and build upon the effectiveness of the research department team. The successful candidate will work towards ensuring that a gold standard customer service is at the forefront of the department's underlying objectives.

About the Role:
 Managing the operational aspects of commissioning research
 Act as a lead point of contact for internal and external stakeholders relating to operations
 Empower the team to be proactive and innovative
 Recruit, manage and develop members of the operations team through their careers
 Develop detailed work plans to ensure projects are delivered to agreed standards and dates
 Resource management ensuring activity is planned and assigned to the right person

To be successful you will have the following skills and experience:
 Experience managing a robust and complex operations process within a research funding environment
 Natural ability to coach, develop and motivate people
 Knowledge working across teams whilst developing and maintaining relationships
 Thrives working in a demanding, everchanging environment
 Demonstrate accountability and ownership
 Excellent written and verbal skills
 Experience managing a large team