Leeds: Chief Executive Officer, Better Leeds Communities

Better Leeds Communities

Better Leeds Communities is a vibrant, welcoming and values driven organisation, where respect, creativity, innovation, and ongoing learning are at the heart of our culture. We’re a highly respected local charity, renowned for delivering on our commitments, with people who are highly regarded for their abilities and worth.

After 23 years of building and leading our wonderful organisation, our CEO will be leaving the charity in October 2024 to pursue new challenges and interests. They leave the organisation with a positive legacy and a vibrant future, and so we are seeking an inspiring and visionary leader to join Better Leeds Communities.

This is a unique opportunity to join a well-established, financially stable and responsible organisation that has a robust track record of delivering impactful projects in Leeds; focussed on creating lasting change. If you are dynamic, forward thinking and looking to apply your leadership skills to drive the strategic vision of our progressive charity, then we invite you to apply for this exciting role.

Job Title: Chief Executive Officer
Responsible to: Board of Directors
Salary Scale: SCP 48 £56,918pa
Pension: 5% Employers Contribution
Hours: 37hrs per week
Annual Leave: 25 days p.a. plus 8 BH
Contract Terms: Permanent
Location: Based at the Burley Lodge Centre. Hybrid working and flexible working arrangements are available.

Main Purpose of the Job

To manage and develop Better Leeds Communities in accordance with its objectives; implementing strategic plans, managing the organisation’s staff, financial and other resources effectively; involving local people and collaborating with other organisations in the city.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS Check.

For more information and to download an application pack on our website alternatively please contact us at jobs@betterleeds.org.uk

Closing Date: 9am Monday 18 March 2024
Interviews: Thursday 28 March 2024