Closing in 2 days
Glasgow, Glasgow City (Hybrid)
£43,454 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

The Iona Community has a vacancy for an Executive Director to develop the Community's strategic vision and business potential.

Location: Home-based. Must be available for regular meetings in our mainland office in Glasgow, and for occasional travel to our island's centres on Mull and Iona. 
Full-time: 35 hours/week 
Salary: £43,454 (under review)

Closing date for applications: 12 noon Monday 15th August 2022
Interviews: Monday 12th September 2022 – in Glasgow

The Executive Director will be someone who embraces the values and outlook of the Iona Community as a whole, including seeking justice and peace, and caring for the environment.  The key objectives of the Executive Director are as follows:

  • To work collaboratively with the Leader in developing the strategic vision and direction of the Community’s work and witness.  In particular, they will develop and implement its strategic objectives. 
  • To develop the business potential of the Community and provide strategic planning for its commercial activities; assist the Council of the Community in fulfilling its governance duties; lead, manage and support staff; deliver measurable outcomes.

The successful candidate should have an understanding of and sympathy with the values and outlook of the Iona Community; substantial senior management experience; thorough knowledge and experience of financial direction and planning; and the ability to think and plan strategically.

If you would appreciate a confidential conversation about the role, contact information can be found on the vacancies page of our website.



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Refreshed on: 31 July 2022
Closing date: 15 August 2022 at 12:00
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