South East Rivers Trust (& the Wandle Trust)

Job Opportunities


Interim CEO (Maternity Cover)

Closing Date: 9am, 24th May 2021

The position is offered as part time (from 0.6 FTE) or full time and secondments would be considered. An immediate start (mid-June) is preferred.

The Role
The Interim CEO (Maternity Cover) will provide strategic leadership for the Trust. The role supports the Trustees in their good governance of the charity; supports the Management Team to implement strategy overseeing its integration into the organisation; and actively promotes the Trust to secure funding. 

The Candidate
We are looking for candidates experienced in leading and managing a charity or not-for-profit organisation, with a friendly and supportive management style to coach and mentor staff to fulfil their potential. A good understanding of funding opportunities, particularly those that will increase unrestricted income, would be an advantage. A background in the environmental sector and a knowledge of current environmental issues, especially relating to the aquatic environment would also be advantageous. We will also consider secondments from other organisations.


To find out more and apply, download the role description here:

Interim CEO Maternity Cover Job Description


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