Director recruitment - science, evidence and analytics

We’re looking for a director to lead our new science, evidence and analytics function.

Who we’re looking for

Someone who:

  • has a depth of experience in the development and use of large datasets in healthcare, and of their application in research
  • will bring significant personal credibility through their grasp of data analytics and their understanding of the science behind current health and care innovations
  • will develop relationships across an array of stakeholders
  • has excellent communication skills and the ability to articulate a clear vision for our developing role in the wider evidence ecosystem
  • has political astuteness and the ability to inspire confidence internally and externally.

How to apply

Visit for more information about the role and recruitment process. For a confidential conversation, please contact Robin Staveley or Lucy Deane of GatenbySanderson on 0113 205 6283 or 07825 990 792.

Key dates

Closing date: 9am on Friday 6 March 2020.
Preliminary interviews during the weeks commencing 16 March and 23 March.
Panel interview: w/c 20 April 2020.

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