Alzheimer's Society
Birmingham, West-Midlands (On-site)
London, Greater London
£80,000 actual per annum + London allowance of £3,600 (if applicable) and London link allowance of £1,440 (if applicable)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description
Associate Director

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Flexible throughout Central England
Salary: £80,000 actual per annum + London allowance of £3,600 (if applicable) and London link allowance of £1,440 (if applicable)
Working Hours: 35 per week

Closing Date: 21 January 2022
Interview Date: TBC (via Zoom or Teams)

Please note, the deadline for submitting applications for this vacancy is 5pm on the closing date.

About Alzheimer's Society

Dementia devastates lives. By 2021, 1 million people will be living with the condition. But dementia won't win. Until the day we find a cure, Alzheimer's Society will be here for anyone affected by dementia - wherever they are, whatever they're going through. Everything we do is informed and inspired by them.

We are the UK's leading dementia charity. Every day, we work tirelessly to find new treatments and, ultimately, a cure for dementia. We provide expert information, training, and support services to all those who need our help. And we are creating a more dementia-friendly society so people with the condition can live without fear and prejudice.

About the role

As the Associate Director Commercial & Partnerships, you will direct teams to deliver outstanding results, working effectively and collaboratively at pace.

You will be accountable for delivery of commercial activity within the Operations Directorate, providing vision, leadership and direction to ensure Alzheimer’s Society develops and delivers a commercial strategy, identifies and enters into new, exciting, strategic partnerships with a range of organisations and is recognised as a major local and national influencer in the health and social arena – ensuring that our services business model is placed at the heart of decisions.

As a senior leader you have corporate accountability for the operational, day-to-day success of the organisation and its continued growth and development through innovation and collaboration at every level.

Acting as a role model you will drive forward an inclusive and high-performance culture making sure that our values and expected standards of behaviour are embedded across the entire organisation, as well as in your own teams.

About you

Ideally, we are looking for someone who has a deep understanding and knowledge of Partnership models, how they operate in the charity/health and social care sector, how to select and apply the appropriate model according to the situation and experience in leading partnership work to deliver strategic aims whilst managing risk.

Due to the nature and level of this role, you will have a minimum of 5 year’s experience in leading statutory bid and tender activity including securing high value contracts. You will have experience and understanding of the health and social care operating environment including local and national social care challenges and regulatory requirements across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Highest levels of financial and commercial acumen and how commercial models apply in the health and social care arena.

Ability to manage senior roles and performance is essential

Demonstrates sound decision-making taking personal accountability for risks and decisions which carry organisation-wide impact.

Experience of building collaborative relationships, using appropriate challenge and support, managing conflict and behaviours and role modelling positive values-led leadership.

Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society.

You may have experience of the following: Associate Director, Commercial, Partnerships, Director, Business Manager, Department Manager, Partnerships Manager, Regional Director, Sales Director, Static Manager, Unit Manager, etc.

Ref: 105 925
Posted on: 07 January 2022
Closed date: 21 January 2022 at 00:00
Job ref: 105925
Tags: Senior Management