Chief Executive Officer

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Description

A unique opportunity to take charge and drive forward The Addington Fund (www.addingtonfund.org.uk) whose key objective is to support rural families by offering housing and / or grants designed to ease the burden and provide stability during distressing times. 

The Position

  • Reporting into the Trustees, the CEO will lead the organisation and develop as well as implement robust long-term strategies to ensure the continued delivery of its core objectives.
  • Ensure sound financial and administrative stewardship of the organisation as well as spearheading its growth and fundraising efforts.
  • Promote and drive awareness of the charity and continue to work in close collaboration with other key rural charities, agri-businesses and the wider farming community.
  • Evolve the team’s capability, enhancing skills and performance. Deliver best in practice people management, ensuring the charity’s status as an employer of choice.

The Candidate

  • Charismatic, energetic and persuasive leader with entrepreneurial and creative mind-set.  Decisive and strategically adept with exacting service standards.
  • Strong track record in delivering commercial, social and ideally environmental value.
  • Possesses strong network across a broad range of key stakeholders with excellent communication skills. 
  • Empathy with rural businesses and their wider communities, as well as the charity’s overarching aims. 

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We welcome direct speculative approaches from potential candidates. If you would like to submit your CV it will be reviewed by a member of the team and kept on our database.

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