Chief Executive Officer

Do you want to help students find inclusive communities and churches where they will be supported to grow in faith and discipleship? Do you share our vision of a vibrant and growing student-led movement committed to deepening faith, seeking justice, celebrating diversity and working for Christian unity?

SCM is looking to appoint a leader who is:

  • A great networker who can raise SCM’s profile nationally
  • A fantastic ambassador for the organisation and its values
  • Excellent at leading and developing a dedicated staff team
  • A strategic thinker who can work collaboratively with our trustees and other stakeholders to realise SCM’s vision
  • An experienced fundraiser
  • Highly organised and self-motivated

The Chief Executive Officer will work with the Trustees to develop and lead on the direction and strategy of the charity, ensuring that SCM’s vision is realised in line with our values.

Working closely with the Trustees, the Chief Executive Officer will be responsible for overseeing the management of SCM and taking responsibility for implementing the agreed strategies and plans as well as the effective and efficient management of SCM’s resources.

Hours: 35 hours per week

Contract: Permanent, on completion of a six-month probationary period

Benefits: 35 days of annual leave (including public holidays), enhanced family leave pay, sick pay, paid leave for dependents.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Monday 7th January 2019

Initial interviews to be held: Week beginning Monday 21st January 2019

Start Date: As soon as possible

Applicant pack and application form available on our website at www.movement.org.uk/vacancies. Please do not send a CV as these will not be accepted. Agency applications will also not be accepted. For an informal conversation about the role please contact Hilary Topp, National Coordinator, by calling 0121 426 4918.

An enhanced DBS check will be required for this post. This post has a genuine occupational requirement that the post-holder be a practising Christian.