Featured New Permanent
£Commensurate with experience
LondonPosted 2 weeks ago
Volans is an agency for transformational change with a mission to work with leaders in global companies, innovators and governments to help them think beyond incremental change, and embrace fresh ways of creating new forms of value in a fast-changing world. They call this 'driving Breakthrough'.
Since its formation in 2008, Volans has been pursuing Breakthrough by using a distinct combination of agenda-setting, advocacy and advisory projects and services. Now Volans is creating a new role in their London-based team to lead on evolving and driving forward their strategy to help business leaders engage with the Breakthrough agenda, and to work with them to explore opportunity spaces and new forms of value.
We are looking for someone to join Volans' small but influential team as Executive Director, working closely alongside John Elkington, Volans' Co-Founder, Chairman & Chief Pollinator, who is a renowned thought-leader, writer and "advisor from the future".
Key responsibilities include:
The successful candidate will have experience in translating new concepts into practical, deliverable projects and programmes, and in influencing senior people creatively, with a high level of emotional intelligence.
In addition you will have:
You are likely to be driven by:
If you have what's required to help lead this small but high-impact and well-respected organization as it helps catalyse the shift from a focus on incremental sustainability to more radical transformations in the world of business; please apply directly via the Acre website - using the link below.
Job Ref. BBBH7234