Institute and Strategy Manager

University College London - UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose

The Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose is a new Institute within The Bartlett that will focus on how public policy can be used to direct economic growth and innovation in order to tackle societal and technological challenges. The Institute is Directed by Professor Mariana Mazzucato whose research on the economics of innovation is having a critical impact on public policy world-wide.

We are seeking someone to lead the operations of the Institute, delivering operational excellence across all administrative activities and to support the Institute Director in developing and implementing a strategy for the Institute.

The applicant should be educated to degree level, or have equivalent qualifications or substantial relevant experience. They should have a proven track record in administration and management within a higher education or public policy/policy-focussed organisation. They should have had success in business planning and in the development and effective implementation of strategic aims and objectives.

Applicants should have demonstrable experience of effective budgetary management and control. Applicants should be dynamic and able to cope working in a fast-paced environment.

UCL vacancy reference: 1658401

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy, please contact Professor Mariana Mazzucato on  

Closing Date: 3 September 2017

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

Interview Date: TBC

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

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