Regional Adult Product/Services Lead, EA (EA-SM-1873)
Region
East Asia
Country / Territory
Singapore
Location
Singapore
Department
Teaching Centres
Job Category
Senior Management
Pay Band
Pay Band 8
Vacancy Description
Contract: 2 years + 1 year | Salary: Grade E/Band 8 | Start Date: April 2019 | Deadline for applications: 15 January 2019 (23.59 UK Time)
 
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Regional Adult Product/Services Lead, EA (EA-SM-1873)

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

This role provides thought leadership to Adult product academic leaders across the region, to ensure consistency of standards in delivery of new/existing and enhanced products whilst ensuring continuous professional development in line with latest trends in teaching methodology.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

-Managing the Adult English products development and delivery;

-Working with country and regional marketing teams to develop customer insights to identify current and future market trends;

-Ensuring consistency, quality and integrity of the service across markets;

-Developing trust-based relationships with a range of key stakeholders;

-Conducting analysis on income and expenditure, product profitability and risk to improve financial planning, management and performance of Adult products across East Asia

 

WHAT IS INTERESTING ABOUT IT

You will have an exciting and challenging opportunity to bring together all of the current research/pilots and market information around Adult learners of English in East Asia and to work closely with our global product development team and innovations team.

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

You must have:

· 3 years working in an English Language learning management role

· Experience of successfully delivering an educational change programme across a geographically dispersed area i.e. across several centres in one country or several countries in a cluster or region

·  Experience of working with a number of key stakeholders across an organization to achieve objectives

·  Undergraduate degree.

 

NEXT STEPS

For more information please see Role profile and British Council Generic Behaviours

This is an interesting and absorbing role in which you can support us to build the awareness of the British Council in delivering to the needs of our customers.


 

ABOUT THE BRITISH COUNCIL

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognizing discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights.

 

All staff worldwide is required to ensure their behaviour is consistent with our policies.

 

The British Council is a full member of Keeping Children Safe (KCS) and has achieved level 1 child safe certification. We believe that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989 and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks including criminal record checks, in line with legal requirements.