Senior Manager Professional Standard Consultation

We are inviting our partnership key contacts to participate in our latest professional standards consultation for: Senior Manager.

This standard has been developed for the senior role of Manager and outlines the knowledge and skills required to operate in this role. Job roles that are covered by this standard include: Senior Leader, Executive, Director, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Information Officer.

We have been asked to create clear career pathways for people to progress into and through the sector. Once this standard is published education providers will be able to seek endorsement from CIMSPA showing that their education programme not only meets the professional standard but adequately prepares practitioners to undertake this role. Practitioners that have met the competencies outlined in the standard can also become a member of their professional body.

This Professional Standard has completed its consultation with CIMSPA partners on the relevant Professional Development Committee (PDC). We are now seeking your organisation’s feedback on this standard.

Draft standard and consultation

We ask for your feedback on the draft professional standard for the role of Senior Manager.

The consultation is open until 2nd December 2020, so make sure to contribute your expertise before the closing date.

CIMSPA would formally like to thank the following organisations for their support in the development of this professional standard:
  • University of Central Lancashire
  • Cardiff Metropolitan University
  • University of Brighton
  • CIMSPA Management Academy group

Thank you for your organisation’s continued contribution to the CIMSPA Professional Standards Framework. If you would like more information, please do contact us on:
Education, Regulation and Standards Team

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