We are delighted to be working with Age UK Scarborough and District on the recruitment of their new CEO looking after the strategic vision and leadership of the charity.
Age UK Scarborough & District promotes the well-being of older people to help make their later life fulfilling and enjoyable. Whilst they are part of the Age UK family, they are a local, independent charity, and all money raised is spent locally across Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale. Their main office and hub is based in Scarborough where they run a number of services from which include Health, Wellbeing and Employability, Veterans Service, Social Prescribing and a Covid – 19 hub to name a few as well as 3 retail outlets in the local area.
They have 15 employees with 55 regular volunteers to support the running of this very worthwhile charity supporting people across the whole region.
Working in a busy role you will need to take responsibility for the organisation’s financial management and work closely with the Board of Trustees to develop the long-term strategy, budget, and business plan. Connecting with other partners, stakeholders and agencies to build on the work carried out by the current CEO on building relationships and reputation within the local area.
That’s why we are looking for someone who can project manage a number of services and contract to ensure smooth running, generating reports and monitoring overall usage. To be the lead on the development of new funding models and services including ‘paid for’ services, as well as developing of sustainable income from other sources.
Managing the finance assistant is key and we are looking for someone with experience of producing monthly management accounts, P&L and cashflow forecasts, preferably on Sage although any accounting software experience is beneficial.
Experience of working in a charity is preferable although not essential, however previous experience of Bid writing is key to the development and growth of the charity along with the staff management and mentoring experience to support the existing team effectively.
This is a full time position of 35 hours a week offering flexibility of being able to work from home and the office on days to suit yourself, although there is a need to come into the office in Scarborough for meetings. There are 28 days holiday plus bank holidays (36 total) with a parking space available at one of the other offices close by.
This vacancy is being advertised through KD Recruitment Limited who are operating as an Employment Agency.
Due to the volume of applications we receive if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks, please assume you have not been short listed for this particular role.
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