Chief Executive Officer

A unique opportunity has arisen for a Chief Executive Officer to provide leadership to a local Charity and be responsible for the organisation’s administration and financial management functions. 

StartUp Croydon support and guide local small businesses taking their first steps into the world of enterprise.

The Charity has two principal operations, firstly the management of Weatherill House with 38 serviced offices, communal areas and meeting rooms.

The surplus from this helps to fund the development and the delivery of a programme (including at its centre a three day introductory course) designed to encourage and advise potential entrepreneurs wishing to move to self-employment so that they can set up and grow their own business.

You will work closely with the board of trustees to develop the organisation’s long-term strategy, budget and business plan and ensure it complies with the law and regulations.

You will act as an ambassador for the organisation, be the public face of the Charity and build relationships with stakeholders in the local authority, the local community and businesses.

You will motivate and engage volunteers, staff, beneficiaries and prospective donors. 

You will be supported by a small, highly efficient administration and marketing team that manage the day to day operations of the facility as well as a team of two who manage the development and delivery of the Charity’s support programme including the development and delivery of the BBH (Building Business Horizons) programme. 

In addition to the above, you will also have some further responsibilities:


  • Prepare EOM and EOY documentation where required
  • Oversee and deliver where appropriate the programme of training and other initiatives
  • Be responsible for Health & Safety, ISO9000 and GDPR etc
  • Day to day management of Weatherill House - including facilities management
  • Prepare staff salaries monthly- annual appraisals/ holidays etc

The ideal candidate will have:


  • Previous experience within a leadership role with knowledge of training, fundraising or business development being an advantage
  • First rate customer service skills
  • Ability to problem solve and adapt to the individual needs of the client
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities 

How to Apply

If this sounds like the ideal role for you, please get in touch.

  

NB.

Due to large volumes of applications, we cannot always contact all applicants.

If you do not hear from us within 10 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £55k per year + Circa
  • Location: Croydon
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Management
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: VSSC01
  • Posted: 2020-11-11 14:33:09 -

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