Science Team Leader
Date: 17 July 2019 to 30 September 2019
What is the role?
The opportunity now exists for a highly motivated individual to join our science team. This is a people-focused leadership role providing managerial support and direction for our science function. Working as part of the science leadership team and reporting to the science team manager, the successful candidate will use their outstanding interpersonal skills to sustain engaged teams, promote meaningful values and encouraging a positive work culture.
Who are we looking for?
Educated to degree level or equivalent in an appropriate physical or life science discipline, you will be experienced in all aspects of line or project management and must be able to demonstrate a strong people focus. An influential leader and role model you will support the work of engaged and high-performing teams as well as facilitating inter-departmental collaborations. Experience of performance management in a matrix environment would be advantageous.
As well as possessing advanced analytical and problem-solving skills you will be able to demonstrate an understanding of modern leadership philosophy, trends and successful practice and can make logical decisions in ambiguous and complex situations. Applicants with an aptitude for recruitment, team development, coaching and mentoring individuals as well as talent management and succession planning are encouraged to apply.
Science Team Leader required in Leeds!