Head of Operations, Trading, and Governance

We are seeking an inspirational and ambitious Head of Operations, Trading, and Governance to work with our CEO, and Senior Leadership Team on the next phase of our growth.

Closing date: Wednesday 31st August

We are seeking an inspirational and ambitious Head of Operations, Trading, and Governance to work with our CEO, and Senior Leadership Team on the next phase of our growth.

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust has a vision for a future where children always receive outstanding care – wherever they are seen, whatever they are seen for. The Children’s Hospital Charity is committed to supporting this aim.

The postholder will be responsible for providing leadership and direction for all aspects of charity operations, trading and our governance and will play an important role in the strategic development of the charity. They will lead and manage charity operations to ensure they are carried out efficiently and effectively and comply fully with all aspects of charity law. They will play a key role in sustaining strong and positive relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders and manage the charity’s grant management process.

You will need to demonstrate an understanding of the charity sector and the challenges facing NHS charities. You will be a confident communicator be able to represent the charity both internally and externally. You will be a team player with strong ethical values and the ability to lead and motivate others and build strong relationships both within the charity and externally. With an eye for detail, you will play a key role in supporting the Trustees of The Children’s Hospital Charity.

Charity Registration no.: 505002

An enhanced DBS check is required for this post

Benefits

  • 27 days' annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Competitive pension with an employer contribution of 7% basic pay, and employee statutory contribution of 1% of basic pay
  • The Charity has a flexible start and end time to the working day between 8am and 6pm
  • Membership to Westfield Health Chamber Primary Health Plan
  • Discounts with Westfield Rewards, giving you access to discounts and rewards from hundreds of leading retailers, restaurants, and destinations
  • Discounted membership at Sport Sheffield over the road from the Charity’s Head Office with access to their pool, gym, and classes
  • Additional discretionary time off around Christmas
  • Training and study opportunities
  • Occupational Health Support

What the team say...

Katie "There is no place like the Charity. Everyday is different and the project we work on are really interesting."

Nat "It’s such a fun, rewarding and supportive place to work. Being on Team Theo is the best!"

Jane "Everyone has a part to play in making Sheffield Children's wonderful for our patients and their families, the Charity is at the heart of it!"

Catherine "It's a great Charity to work for. Not only will you be making a huge impact into the lives of children but you'll be part of a superb team!