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Chief Executive Officer

Employer
Harris Hill
Location
Andover with Hybrid Working Options
Salary
£95,000 - £105,000 p.a.
Closing date
1 Apr 2024

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Function
Senior Management
Sector
Disability
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Seniority
Board / C-Suite

Job Details

A vision loss charity is recruiting a new Chief Executive Officer to lead the organisation to achieve:

  • our vision to end macular disease,
  • and our mission to beat the fear and isolation of macular disease by funding world-class research and providing the best advice and support.

To do this our CEO will live our values and enable our teams to succeed by providing exceptional leadership and strategic direction – together we will Beat Macular Disease.

Macular disease is the biggest cause of sight loss in the UK, with around 300 people diagnosed every day. We are the only charity determined to beat the fear and isolation of macular disease with world class research, and the best advice and support.

To support people affected by macular disease now, the charity provides a range of support, information and services. Our research programme is focused on finding new treatments and a cure to Beat Macular Disease forever.

Job title: Chief Executive Officer

Salary: £95,000 - £105,000 p.a.

Location: Andover with Hybrid Working Options.  We envisage at least 50% of time to be spent with colleagues working from our Andover office during the first year in post.

Contract: Full time / permanent

Benefits: We offer flexible working options, 26 days annual leave, rising to 27 after one years’ service, the ability to buy or sell annual leave, supportive family policies, and 6% pension contribution. To find out

How to apply:

If you would like to receive an Information Pack on how to apply, please send a CV in confidence to Nick Shanks at nick.shanks@harrishill.co.uk

For an informal and confidential conversation about the position, please contact Nick at the above address with your contact details, and suitable times to chat.

Closing date for applications: 9am, Tuesday 2nd April 2024

We provide a great working culture – we do something worthwhile and are proud to work together to Beat Macular Disease – as recognised by our inclusion in The Sunday Times Best Places to Work 2023 list. 

We are passionate about treating people fairly and as equals, doing so is instinctive to us. We know that to Beat Macular Disease for all we have work to do. That’s why we are keen to hear from people of all backgrounds who have the skills and experience we are looking for. We particularly encourage applications from people from under-represented groups, to help ensure what we do and how we do it is inclusive – for everyone.

 

Company

Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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Company info
Telephone
020 7820 7300
Location
1 - 2 Paris Garden
London
London
SE1 8ND
United Kingdom

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