Ravensbourne University London

Ref: 4562

Ravensbourne University London

London

Role Managed by:

Zachry Sazali

t: 0207 340 6213

e: zachry.sazali@perrettlaver.com

Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date:

Formal Interview Date: w/c 7th September 2020

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Ravensbourne University London is an ambitious specialist university committed to shaping the future of the creative industries. The university has a unique opportunity to double in size over the next five years.

We are one of London’s newest universities, at the centre of the creative community on the Greenwich Peninsula. The creative industries form a crucial part of the UK’s economic growth, and we are well placed to contribute on a national and international scale. We are champions of creativity and collaboration, dedicated to giving our learners the specialist skills and opportunities they need for outstanding careers in digital media and design.

Our next vice chancellor will lead us on our journey to increase our scale, reach and influence, and realise our ambitions. Small, specialist and agile, we are looking for an inspirational and visionary leader; someone who does not shy away from challenges and can maximise on our opportunities.

The university’s next vice chancellor will have a strong track record of leadership in complex organisations with demonstrable experience in successfully managing growth. You will possess the capacity for creative and original thought required to forge a clear vision for the university’s direction of travel. This is a remarkable opportunity to make a vital contribution to the development of the creative and technology industries and to help shape our students as future leaders of this powerful economy.

An executive search process is being managed by Perrett Laver. For details of the appointment, including further information about the job description, person specification and how to apply, please visit https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies/ quoting reference 4562. Please note that dates are due to change due to Covid-19.

For informal inquiries please contact Zachry Sazali at Zachry.Sazali@perrettlaver.com or +44 (0) 207 340 6213.

Candidate Information

Indication of Proposed Timeline for the Appointment of Vice-Chancellor of Ravensbourne University

(Subject to alteration depending on COVID-19 developments)

Week commencing 6th to 20th July: 

  • PL interviews with Long Listed Candidates

Week commencing 10th to 24th August: 

  • Short-Listed candidates – information-gathering meetings; visits to Ravensbourne (tbc)
  • First stage assessment

Week commencing 7th September:

  • Final assessments and formal interviews
  • Final references checked
  • Offer and negotiation.

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

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