Director of Delivery Assurance and Business Planning

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Director of Delivery Assurance and Business Planning
Location: London or Leeds
Salary: From £100,000

NHS England leads the National Health Service (NHS) in England. They set the priorities and direction of the NHS, encouraging and informing national debate with a view to improving health and care.  NHS England is responsible for the distribution of £100 billion of spend, providing challenge and support to ensure effective and impactful use of resources.

As the Director of Delivery Assurance and Business Planning you will develop, implement and assure the delivery of the business plan. You will assure that all of our programmes are working to government policies, standards and best practice; ensuring their visibility at Executive Group and Board level. Providing practical support to the Senior Responsible Owners (SROs) you will ensure the successful delivery of their programmes by surfacing and managing interdependences, risks and issues, facilitating resolution.

We are looking for highly-experienced individuals who can demonstrate a proven track record of delivering large scale programmes in either Central Government or the NHS. The successful candidate will have direct, and significant, experience of developing and implementing effective systems and processes in large, complex, highly-political environments and will have the personal stature and gravitas to challenge and influence at all levels.

If you want to apply or learn more about this opportunity and selection process, please visit our microsite at or contact our advisers Green Park on 0207 399 3996 and speak to Ella Milward Hamylton.

The closing date for applications is Monday 27 March 2017.