Job Vacancy: Chief Executive Officer at Halifax Opportunities Trust

Salary circa £50k, Contributory pension, flexible contract negotiable

We are a successful, well established and highly regarded Development Trust looking to recruit a Chief Executive to head up our organisation when the current post holder retires in October. We are a regis-tered Charity and a social enterprise working with businesses, individuals and families to improve the lives of local residents, especially those who are experiencing disadvantage.Banner_34548

Our board and two subsidiary companies have set the bar for this post at the highest level. To be suc-cessful you will not only be able to confidently demonstrate commercial acumen and business skills, but will also have a strong passion for social justice in line with the organisation’s vision and values. Currently the income from charitable trading activities is around £5m per year and we are ambitious for further growth.

You will need to have an effective track record of achievement at a senior management level gained in a comparable multicultural organisation. An engaging communication style that transcends social and oth-er boundaries is also an essential requirement for this role.

For informal enquiries please contact Katy Devereux or Hannah Peevers by telephone: 01422 399490 or email:

For further information on our organisation or how to apply, please visit:

Closing date: Friday 29th July 2016. | Selection date: Monday 8th August 2016.

Previous applicants need not apply.