Executive Recruitment
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About the Roles

DfT are recruiting to two different types of roles:

Policy roles

Policy professionals appointed at this level in the Department can expect to be involved in leading on the design and implementation of innovative policy initiatives to deliver the Government’s transport and wider economic and citizen objectives. Your work will require engaging and partnering with key stakeholders often including close collaboration with industry and delivery partners.

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Policy professions support Ministers in translating policy objectives into successful delivery projects through robust decision making. This includes leading on the development of creative new tools and resources to support future thinking and drawing robust conclusions from a range of evidence.

Project Delivery roles

Project delivery professional appointed at this level in the Department can expect to provide leadership and strategic direction on a range of world-leading major programmes and projects, aligned to business and political priorities.

● You will be responsible for creating an environment in which projects can succeed: whether building relationships with stakeholders to ensure their interests are taken into account,

● leading the development of business cases,

● overseeing appropriate assurance or

● ensuring mechanisms are in place to hold delivery partners to account.