Closed – Interim CEO – third sector organisation

London based charity

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Interim Chief Executive (Maternity Cover)

This charity has been supporting and speaking out on behalf of blind and partially sighted people across London for close to 100 years.

They are looking to recruit an exceptional Interim Chief Executive with the passion and experience to lead an Executive Leadership Team committed to social change for people living with and facing sight loss in the capital.. The Interim Chief Executive will support the grant-making and impact team to change lives and attitudes, ensure the growth of  fundraising and communications activity, and ensure that the organisation is run in a robust, transparent, compliant and efficient way in line with our values – whilst contributing expertise and energy to the Executive Team.

You will work closely with the Board and departmental directors to ensure the delivery of the Foundation’s strategy, in a role which encompasses impact-led grant-making, fundraising, charity retail, communications and governance.

Responsible to: Chair of Trustees

Direct Reports: Director of Development (Fundraising), Director of Grants and Impact, Director of Finance and Resources, Head of Communications, Head of Retail Operations

Location: Central London

Working Hours and Contract: A ten month fixed-term contract from 30 March 2020. Depending on experience, they will consider flexible arrangements including part-time, flexible hours, and some home working

Salary: Competitive

How to Apply

Please contact Shani Newbold on 0207 497 4960 or for an informal conversation and further details about the role.


First interviews will be held in the week commencing 20th January, and second interviews in the w/c 27th January.