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Chief Executive

Position: Chief Executive

Location: Coventry

Closing date: 30 October 2017

Role details

Job title: Chief Executive

Location: Coventry

Salary: £55,000 - £65,000

London allowance: No

Salary pro rata: No

Hours per week: 37

Type of contract: Permanent

Closing date for applications: 2017-10-30

Interview date: 2017-11-20

How to apply:

Chief Executive.

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.

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.

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

Coventry Citizens Advice values equality and challenges discrimination.

We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

How to apply

If you are looking for a rewarding challenge, then we want to hear from you. Please visit our website and download a Recruitment Pack to apply.

Closing date: 5pm, 30 October 2017

Interview date: w/c 20 November 2017

Every local Citizens Advice is a registered charity. Different application procedures are adopted by individual local Citizens Advice. Contact the relevant one as outlined in the information about this role. You should not send an application form to national Citizens Advice.

All local Citizens Advice produce their own annual report, but you can find out more about the Citizens Advice network or download the latest national Citizens Advice annual report.