Strategic Development Officer

Norwich, Norfolk
Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
13 Dec 2017
13 Jan 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

The Norwich and Mid- Norfolk branch is an independent branch of the RSPCA based in Norwich with six shops, seventeen staff and a gross income in 2016 of over £1,000,000.

As Strategic Development Officer, you will have delegated responsibility for the day to day running of all activities of the branch. This will include overseeing our charitable activities, undertaking all aspects of financial and retail management, ensuring that RSPCA animal welfare and operational standards are adhered to, leading our team of staff and fundraising and marketing.

Working autonomously and on behalf of the charity trustees, you will contribute to the strategic development of the branch and have the primary overview of all branch affairs.

You must be able to demonstrate a track record of delivering positive change within an autonomous role and have strong problem solving and analytical skills. You need to be self-driven and have the vision to achieve your goals.

You should have experience of general management within a business or charity environment and must be able to demonstrate experience of accounting, budgeting, VAT and financial reporting. You must have led a team of staff and have dealt with all aspects of HR management and have a good understanding of employment law, charity law, health & safety and data protection. Previous experience of charity retail would be an advantage

In return, we can offer a varied and challenging role, a competitive salary and the opportunity to work with a dedicated and supportive team of staff, trustees and volunteers who are passionate about helping local animals in need.

A full job description will be provided to shortlisted candidates only.

Closing date: Monday, 15th January 2018