Victim Support is recruiting a Head of Business Development.
Victim Support (VS) is an independent charity for people affected by crime in England and Wales. We work towards a world where people affected by crime or traumatic events get the support they need and respect they deserve.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Business Development.
The purpose of this role is to lead a high performing Business Development Team in the successful delivery of Victim Support's ambitions to increase its impact and support more people to move beyond crime.
To succeed in this role you will have a proven track record in leading significant business development through public sector contracts. You will be an excellent communicator and collaborator, as well as skilled in building sustainable partnerships that add value to services.
This role is home based (within England and Wales) with regular national travel and overnight stays.
Please see attached Job Description and Person Specification for further details.
Victim Support offers competitive rewards and benefits including a £2,800 London weighting (if applicable), pension and life assurance, 28 days annual leave (pro-rata), voluntary benefits and the opportunity to play a key role in a national charity providing world-class services to victims and witnesses and being a vital force for change.
Applications should be explicit enough to provide good evidence against the criteria in the person specification. In order to apply, please create a profile in our website (jobs section), complete and submit an online application form.
If you have the drive to make a difference within an organisation which makes a difference we look forward to hearing from you.
Victim Support is committed to providing an inclusive and supportive environment for our staff. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to represent the communities we serve and connect better with people affected by crime. We welcome applicants from all communities and as part of our commitment to the Race at Work Charter and would particularly welcome applicants from BAME communities.
Victim Support is committed to recruiting with care and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Disclosed Barring Service checks may be required.
No agencies please.
Closing Date: 21/3/21
Interview date: 30/3/21