Blueprint For All
Head of Operations and Services
Charity People is thrilled to be working with Blueprint for All in their search for a Head of Operations and Services to join their rapidly growing team. Blueprint for All is the new name for the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust. Blueprint for All is a social welfare charity that is passionate about ensuring that everyone, irrespective of their race, ethnicity or background, has the opportunity to create their own blueprint for their life. Their high impact programmes work with disadvantaged young people and communities, providing tangible opportunities and support that enables them to thrive, whilst driving systemic change in organisations and society. In the last year the charity has engaged with 2,000 young people in their career programme and resources have been shared with 500 new beneficiaries. The Head of Operations and Services position is a new role, reporting to the Chief Executive, and has been created following significant organisational growth - the charity as has recently doubled the size of their team to increase their capacity to engage with the community and provide an enhanced experience for their growing pool of beneficiaries.
Blueprint for All are proud to be recognised as an ambitious, innovative & diligent charity whose purpose, programmes and outcomes are notable for their success. This role will be an opportunity to contribute to a team that prides itself on maximising on opportunities. Blueprint for All is looking to appoint a Head of Operations and Services to ensure the efficient and effective day to day functioning of the organisation. This is a crucial role at the heart of the organisation and the post holder will be responsible for driving forward all aspects of HR, central infrastructure, digital platforms and improvements, communications, and compliance to ensure the smooth running of the organisation at all times. The Head of Operations and Services will be responsible for producing and overseeing strategy for Operations; ensuring that the organisation's IT, office space and Finance systems and internal processes are fit for purpose and create the best working environment for our staff, trustees and beneficiaries., Finance and HR within the organisation
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of successfully managing the day-to-day operations of an organisation, as well as managing the finance function, including the supervision of key financial processing functions. You will have knowledge of running the HR function of an organisation and experience of overseeing digital Projects including Digital Platforms and CRM Systems. The successful candidate will have the ability to manage complex and highly confidential information with absolute discretion and a high degree of personal integrity. You will also have excellent communication & negotiation skills; strong IT literacy and have the ability to develop and maintain the systems and processes that enable a team to work effectively together. We're looking for a self-starter who can work independently to tight deadlines and can manage complex and highly confidential information. You will be motivated my success and keen to make this new role your own.
Closing Date: Wednesday 8th December at 12noon and Interviews on 14th and 15th December. This is an exciting time to join Blueprint for All so if you feel this role is for you, in the first instance please send your updated CV in word format to Kate Headford at Charity People.
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