Chief Executive Officer

Nationwide - location can be negotiated
£45,591 pa (Equivalent to PO6 Spinal Point 43)
29 Aug 2019
20 Sep 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

This is a national post leading a unique England-wide mental health network. Work location can be negotiated. The Chief Executive Officer will be responsible for providing leadership, developing and implementing NSUN’s strategic and business plans, leading on partnership and business development, and being an effective advocate for the organisation. The post holder will be required to build an effective working relationship with the Board of Trustees, also provide operational management and financial control, and ensure good governance and compliance with the law and regulations across all aspects of the charity.  Main requirements include:


Bachelor’s Degree/professional qualification/substantial professional experience Lived experience of mental distress and/or use of mental health services Leadership experience Management experience Project management experience Fundraising experience Awareness and understanding of current mental health policy issues and a willingness to keep up to date with them Strong financial skills, including the ability to analyse budgets and accounts and manage an annual budget Outstanding business development skills Strategic advocacy skills, promoting the aims of NSUN and ambitions of the members Closing date: A completed application form and CV need to be returned by Friday 20th September – 6pm


Interview date: provisionally Tuesday 8th October and/or Friday 11th October All details and documents can be found on the NSUN website: