Northampton, Northamptonshire
£26,000 - £30,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About us

Northampton Town FC Community Trust is an award-winning charity that uses the unique appeal of Northampton Town Football Club to deliver activities that connect our communities and improve people’s lives.
Registered as a charity in 2001 we have been supporting the Northamptonshire community for over 20 years, engaging with over 1000 people every week to improve their health and wellbeing, build stronger safer connected communities and enhance life chances. Our pioneering work covers four core themes: Health & Wellbeing, Disability & Inclusion, Education & Employability and Sports Participation.

About the role

Over the past three years we have seen considerable growth as a charity with the team growing substantially. The Operations Manager will oversee all daily operations of the community trust ensuring that the charity is well coordinated and productive by managing its procedures and supporting staff. The Operations Manager will work very closely with the Chief Executive, and will have oversight across the whole organisation, with specific responsibility for the line management of a number of the team leads working in different areas of the organisation. The areas of responsibility for this role are wide and requires a candidate with thorough knowledge of various organisational processes. They will need to be competent and process the ability to plan and manage different kinds of operational activity.
This role is integral to ensuring our staff are adequately supported and motivated on a day-to-day basis. They will manage and link together all core departments at the community trust ensuring that the wide range of projects we deliver achieve targets and impact. The Operations Manager will be a people person and have a passion for making a difference in the local community, using this to inspire others in line with our values driven approach.


Why work with us?
We know that people are the key to us achieving our mission – and that’s why we look after our dedicated team. We believe that everyone on our team should grow as the organisation grows – and we do that by encouraging constant learning and development. We know that if we invest in our team, our team go the extra mile.

· Access to free bespoke CPD and accredited training from our partners including the Premier League, EFL, Northampton Town FC & the FA.
· Financial performance related incentives package in addition to salary.
· Free Gym access and other local partner discounts.
· Free tickets to NTFC matches.
· Hybrid working (from home and/or office post COVID)
· Use of company van.

Do you have what it takes?
All eligible candidates must have a full UK driving license and access to a vehicle too. All candidates will be subject to a fully enhanced DBS check.
The successful candidate will also showcase the following community trust values:
WE INNOVATE - We are forward thinking and innovative, we plan for the future.
WE GO FURTHER- We don’t do ‘good enough’, we do the very best.
WE ARE RELIABLE - We have integrity and transparency at our core.
WE ARE TOGETHER - We are part of a team, we’re stronger together and we grow together.
WE INSPIRE - We lead by example, delivering with enthusiasm & passion to help others unlock their full potential.

For full details of the role, our organisation and who we are looking for, please check out the attached job description and person specification. 


How to apply

Please apply using our application form - located in the attachments section or also avaialble on our website (we are not able to consider a CV). Please submit both a cover letter and application form to be considered for the role.

Please note that we reserve the right to close this post early, should we receive a high volume of applications

More about Northampton Town FC Community Trust
Northampton Town FC Community Trust


To create a healthy, happy and connected Northamptonshire



Refreshed on: 03 November 2021
Closed date: 18 November 2021
Tags: Management, Operations

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