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Penny Brohn Cancer Care is the leading UK charity specialising in complementary care to help people live well with the impact of cancer. We provide a unique combination of physical, emotional and spiritual support designed to help anyone affected by cancer at any stage of their illness. Working alongside medical treatment our complementary whole-person approach can transform lives, by giving people the practical tools necessary to improve their quality of life and help manage the fear of cancer.
Chief Operating Officer (Ref:COO60)
Salary: £60,000 pa plus benefits
Hours: Full Time, 37 hours per week (2 year contract initially)
Following a review of our senior management team function, we are now seeking to recruit a dedicated and highly organised senior management professional to support the Charity during an exciting time of significant change and opportunity.
In this new post, you will work very closely with the CEO and have direct responsibility for a number of key departments, take on additional functional responsibilities across the organisation, plus an external role in support of the CEO.
You will have a proven track record of success in a previous senior managerial role, within an organisation of comparable scope and complexity. In addition you will be decisive, diplomatic and engaging with excellent management skills, possessing the ability to navigate your way through competing priorities yet able to achieve results.
This is an exciting time for Penny Brohn Cancer Care. We are setting clear and ambitious plans for the future development and sustainability of our National Centre and new regional development operations, so if you have the necessary skills and experience to fill this critical role, plus a genuine desire to make a difference to the lives of those living with cancer, we’d like to hear from you.
To apply please download the documents at the top of this page and complete. Details of where completed documents should be sent can be found on page 8 of the Full Job Description download. Alternatively from 18th April 2012 you can download a job pack and application from our website by clicking on the 'Apply now' button (under: About Us / Work For Us).
The post will be based from our National Centre situated on the outskirts of Bristol.
The closing date for all applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 16th May 2012.
First and Second Interviews: 21st May and 25th May 2012.
Penny Brohn Cancer Care, Chapel Pill Lane, Pill, Bristol BS20 0HH
Registered Charity No: 284881