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Head of Operations - Sailors' Society

  • Location: Southampton, Hybrid working (3 days in office)
  • Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 depending on experience per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

We are working in partnership with Sailors’ Society to appoint a Head of Operations. Sailors’ Society is one of the larger and most comprehensive seafarers’ support charities in the world, offering a personal lifeline to seafarers on board ship and in port. The charity also works with families and seafaring communities around the world providing education and healthcare support.

The charity has just launched an exciting new strategy and needs an experienced operations professional to support the CEO and senior leadership team to implement the new vision, mission and objectives.

To be a success in this role you will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • experienced strategic leader with a project delivery background

  • significant operations and commercial experience

  • experience of building effective relationships, both internally and externally

  • excellent budget management skills

  • experience and confidence in managing multiple projects simultaneously

  • excellent verbal and written communication skills

You will be joining a busy team bringing experience and enthusiasm, you’ll be highly motivated, creative and have a positive can-do attitude. You’ll be empathetic, approachable and have the ability to help guide an organisation through a period of change.

For more information, please contact Adam Stacey, Executive Director, Charisma Charity Recruitment, or 01962 813300.

Applications should include your CV and supporting statement.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. 

Closing date: 12 October 2021

Interviews: Rolling

Due to the nature of the role we are reviewing applications as they come in, so please apply as soon as possible as the role may be closed early if a suitable candidate is found.