• CEO / Charity Manager Maidstone
  • 21 Together in Maidstone, , United Kingdom
  • jobs
  • 4 days ago

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Join Us as Charity Manager at 21 Together!ABOUT US:

At 21 Together, we're dedicated to making a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals with Down’s syndrome and their families. Our organisation is driven by a strong vision and mission, guided by a passionate Board of Trustees. We believe in fostering a supportive community where everyone is valued and empowered to thrive.


As a Charity Manager, you'll be at the forefront of turning our vision into reality. Reporting directly to the Board of Trustees, you'll provide strategic leadership, steer our direction, and ensure that every aspect of our organisation aligns with our overarching goals. You'll inspire and lead a dedicated team of staff and volunteers, fostering a culture of excellence and innovation.

• Strategic Planning: Develop and present comprehensive strategic plans and annual budgets that reflect our organisation's vision and objectives.
• Team Leadership: Recruit, mentor, and... collaborate with a talented senior management team to drive results and foster a positive working environment.
• Stakeholder Engagement: Build and nurture relationships with stakeholders, media outlets, and funders to elevate our organisation's profile and impact.
• Performance Monitoring: Establish and monitor key performance indicators to track our organisational impact and financial health, ensuring accountability and transparency.
• Representation: Serve as the face of our organisation at external events and in media engagements, effectively communicating our mission and values.
• Risk Management: Stay abreast of external risks and changes that may affect our organisation, proactively mitigating potential challenges.
• Trustee Liaison: Foster a collaborative working relationship with the Board of Trustees, providing regular updates and insights to inform strategic decision-making.

• Passion and Leadership: You're driven by a deep passion for our mission and possess the leadership skills to inspire and motivate others.
• Advocacy Skills: You excel at effectively promoting our organisation's aims and values, both publicly and privately.
• Interpersonal Excellence: Your strong interpersonal skills enable you to build meaningful relationships with diverse stakeholders.
• Financial Acumen: You're adept at budget management and fundraising, ensuring financial sustainability and growth.
• Adaptability: You're a quick learner who can adapt to evolving situations and understand the needs of our beneficiaries.
• Communication Skills: Your exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written, allow you to convey our message effectively.
• Organisational Skills: You thrive in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple priorities with ease and efficiency.
• Commitment: You're dedicated to our organisation's vision and mission, bringing unwavering commitment to everything you do.

• Experience working with or in charities, with a proven track record of leadership and impact.
• Experience in designing and implementing innovative services that meet the needs of our community.
• Demonstrated ability to manage and mentor a diverse team of staff and volunteers.
• Experience liaising with internal and external stakeholders, including individuals with learning difficulties.
• Knowledge of relevant sectors such as health, education, and social care, along with experience in financial management and risk strategy.

Join Our Team: If you're ready to make a difference and lead with passion, we want to hear from you! Join us in our mission to empower individuals with Down’s syndrome and their families. Apply now and be part of a dynamic team dedicated to creating positive change.


Board of Trustees


Full-time with part-time considered for the right candidate. Hybrid working available.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: £47,000.00 per year

Expected hours: 30 – 37.5 per week

• Company pension
• Flexitime
• Free parking
• On-site parking
• Sick pay
• Work from home

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 31/05/2024
Reference ID: CEO
Expected start date: 01/08/2024
Maidstone UK


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