Organisational Design Consultant

London, England
07 Dec 2018
03 Jan 2019
Rachel Berry
Specialist Area
Corporate Strategy
HR Jobs Level
Full Time

Our client is a well-known University based in London


The successful candidate will be responsible for reviewing current structures and processes within the teams, particularly advising on:

* How to organise the work of these teams to deliver a service that meet's the organisation's objectives most efficiently and effectively

* How to add value to the student experience

* The numbers of people, skill sets and types of contracts needed to undertake the work

* Defining the responsibilities, accountabilities and appropriate line management within the services and how they relate to each other

* Consider opportunities to do things differently to improve services

* Identify how functions can collaborate effectively with central services and other departments to minimise duplication of efforts

* How processes might need to be adapted to meet the needs of the new provision

* Plan and organise workload to meet project milestones and agreed timelines

* Design structures, roles, processes and development with diversity and inclusion principles in mind


We're looking for an Organisational Design Specialist with the following capabilities:

* MCIPD qualified or equivalent including up to date knowledge of theory and good practice of contemporary approaches to:

* Organisational Design

* Change management

* An Organisation Design (OD) qualification or equivalent professional knowledge

* The ability to conduct diagnosis, analyse findings, generate options and build commitment to solutions.

* Significant experience working as an OD specialist or as an HR generalist with an OD focus.

* Track record in delivering successful OD projects and supporting major organisational change; influencing, building and sustaining relationships in order to achieve results.

* Good understanding of Lean and / or Six Sigma methodologies.

* Strong analytical & numerical skills

* Recent experience of facilitating workshops and consulting with stakeholders at all levels

Job Offer

4 Month Project, ASAP Start, daily rate c.£350-500 dependant on experience