Braintree, Essex
£24,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and versatile, ideally with charitable working experience and recent involvement in a leadership or management role which included strategic planning and prioritisation of work across the organisation or service. Ability to travel independently is essential.


  • Oversee the operation of Braintree Area Foodbank, ensuring its operational effeciency and standards in accordance with the Trussell Trust franchise model
  • In partnership with the directors / trustees, guide the development of the foodbank project, including its material resources, financial assets, reputation, partnerships and volunteer body
  • Update relevant stakeholders and/or team members on the project progress
  • Coach and support project team members with tasks, legislation compliance, statutory requirements and best practice that you assign them, liaising with all managers to ensure organisational compliance with Health & Safety, Environmental Health and Safeguarding
  • Attend local, regional and national meetings as and when required
  • Oversee and support other foodbank projects

Qualifications and Skills

  • Good standard of education including GCSE's, A levels, NVQ Level 4 or equivalent at very least
  • Strong business acumen in strategic project management, particularly with volunteers an advantage
  • Strong verbal, written, and organizational skills with experience of processing and collation of reports and statistics
  • Experience of developing and managing budgets, financial systems and measuring outcomes
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation communication and interpersonal skills
More about Braintree Area Foodbank Ltd
Braintree Area Foodbank Ltd

Our mission is to help those in food crisis across the Braintree District by working with 90+ agencies we supply food parcels through our distr... Read more

Posted on: 10 February 2020
Closed date: 21 February 2020
Job ref: Project Manager
Tags: Christian, Management

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