Operations Manager

Groundwork Luton & Bedfordshire

Stockwood Park, Luton
£31,786 - £36,400 pa plus benefits

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Friday, 25 August 2017

Join a team that is changing places and changing lives

Groundwork is the community charity with a green heart. We believe that big global issues – the economy, the environment – have a big local impact. Groundwork operates throughout the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face.

Operations Manager Luton & Bedfordshire

Salary: £31,786-£36,400 plus attractive benefits.

Term: 30 to 37 hours. Two-year contract with an opportunity to extend.

Location: based at Stockwood Park, Luton but working across the east of England as required.

Groundwork Luton & Bedfordshire is part of Groundwork East which is at an exciting stage of growth in our fourth decade of operation. We are seeking a creative, dynamic and driven individual to help us expand our vital work with local communities.

We are seeking a talented and committed professional to lead Groundwork’s expanding portfolio of projects. You will be able to inspire, manage and grow a skilled team to deliver high quality results for clients, end users and the community – alongside the ability to build strategic links with partners. You will have proven experience of developing teams and programmes and the drive to personally deliver projects alongside your management role. You will lead on business planning and have the clear ability to innovate in order to diversify our offer so that it meets evolving local and regional needs.

Based at Stockwood Park, Luton we will provide you with all the support you need to develop and succeed.

The post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: midday, Friday 25 August

Interview date: Friday 1 September

For an informal discussion about this post, please call Gill Taylor on 01707 255191

An application pack can be downloaded from our website here.

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