CEO (Befriend a Child)

Salary: circa. 50k

We are a highly-regarded charity established for over 40 years supporting young people fulfil their potential through 1:1 befriending. We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational Chief Executive Officer to lead and develop services for the next phase of our story.

Our new Chief Executive will have the opportunity to shape our vision and strategy and will ensure that the objectives are delivered to achieve real impact for young people in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire.

You will work with a Board of Trustees to provide strategic direction and overall management of the Trust. You will deliver our strategy, ensure policies are put into operational practice and inspire staff and volunteers to deliver our goals.

You should have a clear understanding of the governance and management of a charity together with senior leadership experience including: strategic planning, motivating teams, developing new services, financial management, and strong relationships with a range of stakeholders.

If you share our passion and commitment to support young people fulfil their potential we very much look forward to hearing from you.

This is a full time, permanent appointment.

Closing date is 30th April and interviews will be held on 11th May.

To find out more about this role and receive the information pack please email ceorecruitment@befriendachild.org.uk (confidential email). The information pack includes a telephone contact for any informal questions prior to application/interview.