Liverpool, Merseyside
£40,000 - £45,000 per year + benefits
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About this role

We are looking to recruit a Chief Operating Officer for Emmaus Merseyside who can “be the difference”. We are looking for a passionate COO who has commercial acumen with a proven track record in engaging stakeholders and implementing financial and operational strategies to join our charitable social enterprise.

To be our Chief Operating Officer you will be a dynamic and proactive leader of teams, an effective strategist, and have the drive to increase our current trading activities. You will identify new areas for development and develop further viable social enterprise opportunities as well as building and nurturing external relationships with local authorities and the local business community.

The Emmaus Merseyside community are proud to be award winners of The Re-use and Waste Prevention Award at the Liverpool Echo Environment Awards 2018 as well as winners of the Environmental Impact Award, Liverpool and Sefton Chamber of Commerce Responsible Business Awards 2017. We are proud of our achievements and endeavour to continue to be innovative, creative and recognised for the outstanding work that our community achieves every day.

If you are a passionate, forward thinking and committed individual with a strong belief in the work we do – this could be the perfect role for you.


Some background on Emmaus Merseyside
Emmaus Merseyside is an award winning charity that provides a home, as well as personal support, training and work opportunities for people who have experienced homelessness. We support people known as “companions” and everyone who joins us works in the residential accommodation or our social enterprise, at one of our three charity stores across Merseyside. All funds generated from our social enterprises are re-invested to support the work we do with Emmaus companions. Volunteers are an important resource for our organisation and we pride ourselves on strong relationships with volunteers as well as staff, companions and trustees.

Skills and experience

The person we are looking for:

• Has strong interpersonal skills

• Has knowledge of retail management including promotion and marketing

• Has excellent people management skills

• Is an efficient problem solver

• Can manage budgets

• Is organised

• Is competent with IT

 

 

More about Emmaus Merseyside
About
Emmaus Merseyside

Our Vision: A world in which everyone has a home and a sense of belonging

Emmaus is a homelessness charity with a difference. We ... Read more

Refreshed on: 29 September 2020
Closed date: 05 October 2020
Tags: Retail, Volunteer Management