Head of Resources (Charity Operations)

Hindlip, Worcester
Circa £43,000
19 Sep 2016
07 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Head of Resources (Charity Operations)
Circa £43,000

Worcestershire - part of a UK rich in wildlife, where everyone can appreciate, enjoy and help restore and protect wildlife for the future.

Our client has more than 75 nature reserves across the county that form part of their vision for a Living Landscape. By working with other landowners, managers and communities they aim to restore, recreate and reconnect fragmented natural habitats to achieve a landscape where wildlife can flourish and people can lead healthier and happier lives.

They are currently seeking a Head of Resources to strengthen the delivery of the services which underpin the Trust’s operations and engagement work including fundraising, communications and marketing, community engagement and formal education programmes to name a few.

Within this role you will lead the development of strategic and operational plans and performance measurement for your team; contribute to or lead the development of appropriate policy recommendations for consideration by the Trust council and take a lead role in the overall development and coordination of the Trust’s work. You will also be expected to lead the development of programmes and initiatives that meet strategic objectives; coordinate the preparation of an annual plan and budget and ensure that the Resources team has an effective delivery structure.

The successful candidate will understand or have experience of community engagement relevant to the Trust, along with appropriate marketing and promotions techniques including conventional and digital media. You should have experience from within a management role and you will possess excellent leadership skills with a proven track record in generating income from a variety of sources. Also, as Head of Resources, you must be experienced in finance and budget management.

Due to the nature of the role, a full, clean driving licence is essential with access to a vehicle.

Keywords: Charity Fundraising, Marketing, Communications, Strategy, Operations Manager, Head of Resources