Organisational Design and Change Specialist

St Andrews, Fife
£41,526 - £51,034 per annum
30 Oct 2019
25 Nov 2019
HR Jobs Level
Advisor, Analyst, Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time
CIPD Membership
CIPD Member, Non CIPD member

The Organisational and Staff Development team (OSD) requires a full-time Organisational Design and Change Specialist to work alongside colleagues in Academic Schools and Service Units- specifically colleagues in Organisational Development, HR, and Business Transformation- to lead the design and management of organisational changes across the University.  Reporting to the Director of Organisational and Staff Development and working closely with senior project sponsors, the post holder will initially be fully allocated to working with a number of Academic Schools as they review their administrative support functions, ensuring that they are aligned with School needs and objectives.

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with strong leadership, organisational design and change management skills and experience to have real impact within a diverse, world leading organisation. Applicants should be educated to degree level or equivalent and should have strong relationship management skills with demonstrable experience of successfully engaging and influencing at all levels of an organisation to facilitate organisational change.
Enquiries to: Jos Finer, Director of Organisational Development (email: telephone: +44 (0)1334 462599.

The University of St Andrews is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all, which is further demonstrated through its working on the Gender and Race Equality Charters and being awarded the Athena SWAN award for women in science, HR Excellence in Research Award and the LGBT Charter;

In 2020 the University will establish purpose built office accommodation at Guardbridge, by St Andrews, to provide a state of the art working environment for a number of our Professional Services Units. It is anticipated that up to 350 Professional Services staff from a range of Units will be based in the new development at Guardbridge.

This post may be primarily based at Eden Campus.

Closing Date: 25 November 2019

We encourage applicants to apply online at, however if you are unable to do this, please call +44 (0)1334 462571 for an application pack.  

Please quote ref: AD2272HM        

The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland (No SC013532).