21st May 2018

Chief Operating Officer, The Institution of Structural Engineers

Chief Operating Officer, The Institution of Structural Engineers Location: City, London EC1 Salary: Circa £100,000 gross per annum, subject to experience and formal qualification plus excellent benefits package. Be part of the newly formed Executive Leadership Team, as an inspirational and highly skilled Chief Operating Officer (COO) to head up our Central Services Directorate.  You will ensure the delivery and development of our operations from Finance & Commercial through to IT, Facilities and Marketing and Communications. The Institution of Structural Engineers is the world’s largest membership organisation dedicated to the art and science of structural engineering. The Institution is a recognised source of expertise and information concerning all issues that involve structural engineering and public safety within the built environment with a team of circa 60 staff who support a member base of 28,000 across 105 countries. This new role of Chief Operating Officer has arisen to enable the Institution to separate its operations from the transformational aspects of its business. We have brought together a portfolio of operational central services which we believe will allow us to deliver on both our present mission and build upon our ambitious plans for future growth. We welcome individuals from all sectors, who […]
15th May 2018

Trusts and Foundations Manager, Imperial College London

Trusts and Foundations Manager, Imperial College London Salary: £45,400 – £53,400 per annum Location: South Kensington, London UK A community of problem-solvers dedicated to finding innovative solutions to the world’s biggest challenges, Imperial College London is one of the world’s leading science-focused universities, committed to making advances in research and education and lasting contributions to society. A global institution in outlook and reach, Imperial has four faculties, Engineering, Medicine, Natural Sciences and Business, an annual income of circa £970 million and considerable ambition for its future. Advancement is an agile and ambitious team, striving to generate philanthropic income for College and Faculty fundraising priorities. The team has been expanded considerably over the last few years and now comprises approximately 85 staff. The Advancement Division is seeking a new Trusts and Foundations Manager with the expertise and collaborative interpersonal skills to join their ambitious team and to develop the robust pool of trust and foundation prospects to support strategic funding initiatives. You will focus on raising funds for a range of College priorities such as the outreach initiatives, student experience projects, scholarships, capital projects and the Global Challenge Institutes and Centres. You will articulate the case for support in compelling language […]
15th May 2018

Head of Trusts and Foundations, Imperial College London

Head of Trusts and Foundations, Imperial College London Salary: £54,880 – £62,980 per annum Location: South Kensington, London UK A community of problem-solvers dedicated to finding innovative solutions to the world’s biggest challenges, Imperial College London is one of the world’s leading science-focused universities, committed to making advances in research and education and lasting contributions to society. A global institution in outlook and reach, Imperial has four faculties, Engineering, Medicine, Natural Sciences and Business, an annual income of circa £970 million and considerable ambition for its future. Advancement is an agile and ambitious team, striving to generate philanthropic income for College and Faculty fundraising priorities. The team has been expanded considerably over the last few years and now comprises approximately 85 staff. The Advancement Division is seeking a  Head of Trusts and Foundations fundraising with the expertise and collaborative interpersonal skills to join their ambitious team and to lead the strategy in this area for Imperial College. You will develop both short and long-term strategies for obtaining support from select Trust and Foundation prospects with the aim of building long-term relationships, including bringing together key Trust and Foundation leaders with the College’s administrative and academic leaders.  Secondly, you will serve […]
14th May 2018

Chair of the Trustee Board, WEA

Chair of the Trustee Board – the WEA “A better world – equal, democratic and just; through adult education the WEA challenges and inspires individuals, communities and society” The WEA is a unique adult education provider that works with hundreds of organisations at local, regional and national levels to meet individual and collective learning requirements.  It is also a strong and effective campaigner on the important role of adult education in today’s society. In carrying out its roles, the WEA looks to develop an equal, democratic and just world, inspiring individuals, communities and society. The adult education sector is going through unprecedented change and the WEA must change with it, demonstrating the value of our offer, why it is special and different and that the organisation is fit for purpose.  These are big challenges for the WEA management team, trustees and governance, and we are delighted to have made good progress to date. With an exciting year ahead, we are looking to appoint a new Chair and seek an exceptional individual to provide non-executive leadership to the Association at a time of great challenges but also exciting opportunities when our current Chair, Trevor Phillips OBE, stands down at the end […]
14th May 2018

Commercial Director, Pharm@Sea

Commercial Director Pharm@Sea Limited Flexible base with regular travel to Brighton and nationally £60-£70K + 20% PRP With turnover grown from £13.6m to £18.9m we’re now looking to expand our operation further and are about to open our second site. This is the first step in an ambitious 5 year strategic plan to win contracts for other services and locations within NHS Trusts and elsewhere. To help us do this we’re now looking for a Commercial Director who will lead on driving this expansion, developing a strong pipeline of opportunities and working collaboratively and creatively with the Clinical Operations Director, Pharm@Sea’s capable team and our Board. Our operating model is underpinned by a relentless focus on patient benefit and 92% of dispensing activity is delivered in less than 15 minutes, with an average time of 9 minutes. This service level drastically reduces waiting times and offers significant improvements to patient experience. This is a key differentiator which, alongside combining the best of the NHS and the commercial sector, means we are receiving strong demand from the market. You will be joining Pharm@Sea at an exciting time where there is huge potential and scope to act as a catalyst for change […]
14th May 2018

Trustees, The Jane Goodall Institute

Trustees: Finance, Governance, Fundraising & Commercial The Jane Goodall Institute Meetings are held in Central London in the evening In 1960, Jane Goodall travelled from England to Tanzania to get close to wild chimpanzees, document their behaviour, and shed light on our own evolutionary past. She won their trust and very quickly made the first observations of chimps making and using tools. She shone a light on the complexity and richness of chimpanzee communities, their human-like communications such as pats on the back, and much more. In the 1980s, rampant deforestation and its effects on the chimpanzees in Africa compelled Jane to broaden her research focus to include conservation. JGI UK was set up with a mission to make a difference for all living things through conservation, research and education, and it does this through programmes involving: Community Centred Conservation: Contributing to the preservation of chimpanzees and their habitats by combining conservation with education and promotion of sustainable livelihoods in local communities. Primate Care and Research: through study of primates in the wild, and sanctuaries for orphans of the entertainment and bushmeat trades. Environmental and Humanitarian Education: through Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots international youth education programme which aims to […]
11th May 2018

Chair of Trustees & Trustees, Alpha Academy Trust

Roles: Chair of Trustees & Trustees Remuneration: Unpaid with reasonable expenses Term of office: A maximum of two consecutive terms of office of four years. The position of Chair renewed every two years. With support and direction from the Department for Education and the Regional Schools Commissioner the Alpha Academies Trust recognises the need for a revised governance arrangement which coincides with the retirement of our Chair and to support our continued growth. It is of great importance to us that our decision-making processes are transparent and fit for purpose and at present we rely too heavily on the good will of a range of Members, Trustees and Local Governing Body Members to provide the non-executive leadership and challenge at various levels throughout our organisation. For the role of Trustee, we seek exceptional candidates with career backgrounds and senior level experience from industries and sectors including: Finance – a qualified accountant likely to take the Chair of the Finance & Operations Committee Legal services– a qualified solicitor, barrister or legal consultant Education – a specialist in secondary education and ideally a National Leader of Education Estates – experience in estate management and/or capital projects Business – experience of leadership within large and complex business The Chair will share our passion for […]
11th May 2018

Head of Major Gifts – Sport, University of Oxford

Head of Major Gifts – Sport, University of Oxford Salary:  Grade 9: £46,336 – £53,691 with a discretionary range to £58,655 p.a. Location: Oxford, UK Oxford can lay claim to some of the oldest sports clubs and most famous sporting fixtures in the world, including the Boat Races, the Varsity Rugby Matches at Twickenham, and the Varsity Cricket Matches at Lord’s. Since 1896, it has produced 283 Olympians, 15 of whom competed in the Rio 2016 Olympics, winning nine medals. It is also the only University ever to have won the FA Cup. We are now looking to appoint a Head of Major Gifts for Sport to drive forward a progressive major gift programme. You will contribute towards sporting excellence and student well-being at Oxford by raising funds for an ambitious new Sports Complex at Iffley Road – the historic site where Sir Roger Bannister became the first person to break the four minute mile – as well providing support for the University’s sports clubs. You will have a direct impact on Oxford students, helping them to achieve their sporting goals and aspirations. You will be joining at an exciting time! The first phase of the Iffley Road redevelopment, a […]