Job Title: Operations Manager
Reports to: CEO
Level/Grade: £ 32,043 FT or pro rata
Direct Reports: Centre Staff Team & Volunteers
Based in our Workington Office Cumbria Youth Alliance seeks to appoint a dynamic Operations Manager to assist us in our next phase of our organisational development. You will be educated to degree level or have the equivalent experience of undertaking a similar role within in either industry, public sector or the third sector. You will relish a challenge in a role where you can make a difference to the lives of children, young people and families across Cumbria.
You will be supporting the organisation and its staff with business and financial planning and be responsible for contract/financial compliance across several external contracts/grants. You will have a proven track record of income generation through the development of new products and services that meet identified needs. You will have extensive knowledge of safeguarding and will ensure all staff comply with policies and best practice. You will have proven contract management experience across several different large projects.
You will have previous experience of reporting at a board level and be used to working at a strategic level in a previous role. This post is initially offered for a period of up to 2 years which may be extended if additional funding is secured. The post is subject to disclosure and barring checks. A pension scheme is in place.
If this sounds like the challenge you have been waiting for please download the application pack and monitoring form and send to firstname.lastname@example.org Closing date for applications is the 20th of March 2020