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Closed: 11 December 2017

Deputy Director

Posted by Sustrans

Location London, Greater London
Category Senior Management , Management
Sectors Environment
Job Reference : 65740CHJ

Job Description

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute.  Take the next step in your journey by applying for the following key vacancy and join our London team:

Deputy Director

c.  £49,000 per annum (Ref:  SUS2292)

(inclusive of a London Weighting allowance of £3,995pa)

Up to 37.5 hours per week – based in Farringdon

This hugely exciting and challenging role will lead and inspire teams of staff delivering across all behaviour change and infrastructure programmes in London to make it easier for people to walk and cycle, working with the London Director to develop the vision and shape the overall strategic direction for Sustrans in the Capital.  You will also build on relationships with both current and potential partners to maintain and diversity programme delivery, Sustrans project portfolio and sources of funding.

Educated to degree level or equivalent, you will have experience in strategic planning and leadership, programme management at a senior level and project management, including budgets and deadlines. You will have experience of negotiating with funders and politicians and of partnership working. You will also have proven experience of leading, managing, motivating and developing a team. Your ability to demonstrate strategic thinking and develop clear plans for project delivery will enhance your strong leadership skills and your ability to develop highly effective working relationships. You will have a comprehensive understanding of behaviour change and marketing programmes and of the key priorities of the Mayor’s Transport Strategy. You will also be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.

Closing date; Monday 11 December 2017.

Interviews, Farringdon: early January 2018.

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