Chief Science Officer

International Permanent
  • Opportunity to advise stakeholders on science, technology and innovation
  • Must have extensive experience in research and policy advisory

About Our Client

A large, complex organisation at the forefront of technological advancements and policy formation in line with long term strategies.

Job Description

  • Evaluate the advancements in technology and identify how these advancements can be used internally and externally.
  • Provide oversight and leadership of multiple projects across a large, complex environment.
  • Lead the ROI review and prioritisation of large volumes of scientific projects and work with peers to determine the best advancements to allocate resources for further study and research.
  • Collaborate with national and international research centres to build robust, future-proof policy.

The Successful Applicant

  • At least 15 years working with international, recognised research centres or think tanks across multiple geographic regions PLUS experience working within large, complex environments, with a major input on policy formation
  • Strong stakeholder management experience and ability to manage multiple workstreams
  • Master's degree is a must and a PhD in a relevant discipline is preferred.

What's on Offer

  • Exciting role with scope to drive policy formation and lead scientific advisory at the highest level.
  • Opportunity to work with influential stakeholders keen on driving change with exciting pace and impact
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