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Charity Director

Posted: 2 Oct 2020 Closes: 1 Nov 2020
Southampton, United Kingdom £63,751 - £73,664 per annum
Permanent & Full-time NHS_FZwxBy0Q5q7J

Charity Director

Job Reference: 188-OTH1730

Employer: Department: Southampton Hospitals Charity Location: Southampton General Hospital, Southampton Salary: £63,751 - £73,664 per annum

Southampton Hospitals Charity
Charity Director
Salary: NHS Band 8C £63,751-£73,664 + benefits
Location: Southampton

Southampton Hospitals Charity strives to enhance the world class facilities provided at Southampton General and Princess Anne hospitals by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS).

UHS is a large teaching hospital located on the south coast of England. Our clinical care encompasses local acute and elective care for people who live in Southampton and surrounding areas. As a major teaching hospital, UHS also provides the full range of tertiary medical and surgical specialities to over 3.7 million people living in Southern England and the Channel Islands. Providing these services costs £1.16 million per day. The charity works with its supporters to raise money and provide financial support to areas of the hospital service that lie beyond the scope of NHS funding.

Our Trust mission is: together we care, innovate and inspire. This is supported by our values of 'Patients First, Working Together, Always Improving'.

The Role

Southampton Hospitals Charity is seeking an exceptional leader to take the organisation to its next phase of development, with ambition and drive. Our new Charity Director has a major opportunity to shape and guide the future of the organisation and enable the charity to raise even more funds for the patients and staff that it supports.

Acting as an ambassador for the organisation, the Charity Director will engage and influence stakeholders at all levels and will represent the Charity to a wide network of contacts. In addition, the Charity Director will provide focused and inspiring leadership to the Charity team to enable them to achieve their objectives.

This is an exciting time to join Southampton Hospitals Charity as we set out our ambitious agenda to grow, extend our reach and ultimately achieve even more impact on services and, in turn, the people that come through our doors.

The Candidate

A strong track record of senior leadership and effective management in the charity sector or a relevant role in the private or public sectors.

Successful track record of achieving ambitious targets, with personal responsibility for generating income in excess of £2m

Strong financial management with a proven track record of managing large budgets to high standards.

Experience of overseeing marketing and communication strategies to increase awareness and organisational growth.

Evidence of developing and successfully implementing innovative and sustainable income streams.

A visionary, transformational and inspirational leader who leads from the front and is focused on delivery.

Experience of developing and maintaining successful working relationships with a range of stakeholders.

Excellent communication skills at all levels.

For an informal and confidential discussion, please speak with our advisor Sandra Hamovic at Berwick Partners on 07979 017 447.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 28th October

Please be advised that this vacancy may close earlier than stated if we receive a large number of applications. We will not accept any applications or queries via agencies, under any circumstances.
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