Chief Executive

  • Job Reference: 00000032-1
  • Date posted: 2 October 2017
  • Recruiter: Citizens Advice Coventry
  • Location: Coventry, Midlands
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Equality & Diversity, Family Welfare, Homelessness, Housing, Other, Information Management & Services, Volunteer
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Work hours: Full Time

Job description

Coventry Citizens Advice is a multi-award winning organisation and has been part of the fabric of the city for nearly 75 years. We provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities, helping over 20,000 people each year. We are one of the largest and most active Citizens Advice in the country with a passion for delivering high quality services.

Chief Executive

Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 depending on skills and experience
Hours: 37 per week, with some evening work required
Location: Coventry, with some travel required

This is a rare opportunity to take on the leadership of Coventry Citizens Advice at this time of change and help to make society fairer.

As Chief Executive, you will be responsible for the overall management, leadership and development of the organisation, identifying new and innovative areas of service development in line with our 3-year strategic plan.

This will include working closely with our Trustee Board and maintaining positive relationships with our partners and identifying further opportunities for service and business development. You will ensure legal, financial and best practices are adhered to, promoting the aims, policies, and membership requirements of the Citizens Advice service at all times.

To take the charity forward you will have a strong sense of mission and vision, you will have the ability to inspire people and take them with you. You will have a significant track record in strategic development and operational delivery of targeted services.

As the ideal candidate, you will be someone who works well under pressure in a fast-paced environment and is an excellent communicator with demonstrable experience of working with a large number of diverse and key stakeholders.

Benefits:

As an equally important, but key member of the team, you will have access to a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Bike To Work Scheme
  • Flexible Working Arrangement
  • Health and Wellbeing Services
  • Free eye tests and contribution towards lenses/spectacles

How to apply
If you are looking for a rewarding challenge, then we want to hear from you.

To find out more, visit our website and download a Recruitment Pack by clicking on the Apply button.

Closing date: Monday 30th October 2017 at 5pm