General Manager for Small Charity

£21,600 to £23,650 per annum (Based on £32000 to £35,000 FTE)
11 Jul 2019
18 Jul 2019
Glenn Jones
Contract Type
Part Time
General Manager

LOCATION: Boroughbridge, near York, Yorkshire

SALARY & BENEFITS: £21,600 to £23,650 per annum (Based on £32000 to £35,000 FTE)

WORKING HOURS: 25 hours per week – Monday to Friday

THE COMPANY: Boroughbridge and District Community Care is a small, locally run charity established to help the disadvantaged and disabled members of the community regardless of age, providing a voluntary car scheme and volunteer visitors.
THE ROLE: The successful General Manager will head up a small staff team supported by enthusiastic volunteers in delivering vital services to the local community. 

Key Responsibilities of the General Manager to include:-

• To effectively represent and promote the activities of BCC with relevant regulatory authorities and local stake holders.
• Develop with the Board of Trustees an effective fund raising strategy, then lead, direct and coordinate its implementation.
• Management and direction of office staff and supporting volunteers. Promoting a culture of teamwork and commitment to the highest standards in customer care in all the services BCC provide.
• Ensure that all activities are compliant with the policies and procedures of BCC and any regulatory or statutory requirements. Immediately report and respond to any non-compliance that is identified.
• Maintain financial discipline, ensuring all activities operate in line with budget and authorised expenditures, are appropriately approved and recorded.
• Timely and accurate reporting to the Board of Trustees of Financial and Operational Performance.
• Continuously drive improvements in the quality, effectiveness and efficiency of the services that BCC provides.
• Utilise opportunities for training and personal development for all staff and volunteers.
• Lead by example in promoting a culture of respect, transparency and focus on delivery.
• Always maintain the highest standards of professionalism and integrity.
• When required be prepared to carry out the day- to- day functions of BCC and work flexible hours.
• Undertake any other tasks commensurate with the post

THE CANDIDATE: Although the successful candidate is not expected to have any previous charity and/or fundraising experience, some management and /or team leadership experience is desirable to carry out the role. You will be IT literate with a basic comprehension of Microsoft Word, Excel, Social Media and Microsoft Publisher or similar. You will have excellent written, oral and verbal communication skills. Any marketing, PR experience or knowledge of fundraising techniques would be highly desirable for the role.

Key requirements for the General Manager based in Boroughbridge, Yorkshire

• Will live within a commutable distance of Boroughbridge
• Will hold a Full UK Driving Licence with D1 category
• Must be comfortable dealing with/communicating with elderly people

Does this sound like you? If yes and you would like to apply for the General Manager position then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

Reference: GJ2045


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