Up to £35000 per annum
Job description

Hours: Full Time

Contract: Permanent

Location: London

Salary: £35,000

Charity People is thrilled to be working with Blueprint for All in their search for a Operations Manager to join their rapidly growing team. Blueprint for All is the new name for the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust. They are 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. The Operations Manager role has been created following the charity's exponential growth in the last year - the charity 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. The Operations Manager will ensure the efficient and effective day to day functioning of the organisation. You will be responsible for driving forward all aspects of HR, central infrastructure, communications and compliance to always ensure the smooth running of the organisation. In addition, the Operations Manager will be responsible for the management and development of all IT systems, IT problem solving and infrastructure, along with line managing the Facilities & Office Manager. As well as operational duties, you will also manage the finance function, including the supervision of key financial processing functions.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in a past role of developing and implementing systems designed to improve the effectiveness and impact of an organisation and will be able to demonstrate past achievements. Experience of successfully managing the day-to-day operations of an organisation, running the HR function of an organisation is essential. You will have excellent communication skills, be IT literate 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 by success and keen to make this new role your own as the organisation continues its growth trajectory.

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 Zelda at [email protected] .

Charity People actively promotes equality, diversity and inclusion. We match charity needs with skills and experience of candidates, irrespective of age, disability (including hidden disabilities), gender, gender identity or gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, or sexual orientation. We do this because we know greater diversity will lead to even greater results for the charities we work with.

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Posted on: 23 August 2021
Closed date: 20 September 2021
Job ref: J22006
Tags: Social Care/Development