Trust Officer, West Midlands – Part time – 28 hours per week (some evening and weekend work is required)
Salary £40,000 - £43,000 (pro rata)

Based at the offices of the West Midlands Synod of the United Reformed Church in Yardley, Birmingham. Responsibilities include:
• Carrying out the responsibilities attached to the post of Company Secretary
• Acting as Secretary to the meetings of the Resources & Compliance Committee (RCC) and the Trust Company Board.
• Preparing papers and agenda for Trust Board Meetings and RCC meetings.
• Being the principal point of contact with the Synod’s solicitors
• Working with the Property Officer to take the lead in transactions relating to land and property
• Alerting local churches and others to changes in relevant legislation

We are looking for someone who is:
• An excellent administrator
• Educated to degree level or equivalent
• Able to understand legal and compliance issues concerning Local Ecumenical Partnerships (e.g. Constitutions; Building Sharing Agreements)
• Able to prioritise work in the face of conflicting demands
• Familiar with church structures
• Able to represent the Synod and the United Reformed Church

Application pack available from Helen Cavaco, Synod Office, Digbeth-in-the-Field URC, Moat Lane, Yardley, Birmingham B26 1TW
Tel: 0121 783 1177 E-mail: [email protected]


Closing date for applications: Wednesday 26th January 2022

Interviews: Tuesday 8th and Wednesday 9th February