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Operations Director - amazing local charity!

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Maidenhead
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference 36731
This vacancy has now expired.

A wonderful, local charity based in Maidenhead are seeking a new Operations Director to join their team. Reporting into the Board of Directors you will be responsible for overseeing the successful running of the charities services and managing staff to ensure consistent & successful day to day functions.

You will be a strong leader with the right mix of empathy and dedication that is required when working for such an important cause. It's important to note that the directors are looking for someone who can make a real difference and is willing to be flexible and dedicated to the cause, just as much as they require someone with the right skills to successfully continue the amazing work of the charity.

To be successful in this role you will also inject fresh ideas and provide leadership to a small team of employees and 100+ volunteers.

If you think you have the right skills and attitude - please apply today or call me for a confidential discussion.

Key duties to include:

  • Managing a small team of advisors and coordinators on day to day issues/needs
  • Liaising with the Board of Directors in regards to services, ensuring the charity retains its focus on consistently delivering valued services to the community
  • Attending networking meetings and functions/services
  • Seeking grant funding opportunities from various sources

Key skills required:

  • Passion, enthusiasm, empathy and a caring nature is absolutely fundamental to the success of this role
  • The ability to think of and share new ideas
  • Must be an active team player, taking pride in being a supportive leader
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work autonomously
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential, as well as excellent IT skills

Please note that we will only contact those candidates that we assess as suitable for the positions we have currently available based on their experience, training and skills that they identify. If you do not hear from us within 5 working days from your registration, please accept our apologies but we are unable to help you on this occasion.

Bucks and Berks Recruitment is an equal opportunities employment agency and employment business that is serious about its compliance with legislation. Bucks and Berks is acting as an Employment Agency in relationship to this role (if the vacancy is for a permanent position) or is acting as a Recruitment Business in relationship to this role (if the role is for a temporary position).