Current Vacancies

Charity Manager (part-time – 3 days p/w)

12-month fixed term contract


About Us

Hardie Park is a community hub, greatly valued by local residents, that offers a safe green space for outdoor recreation, a café, a cycle hub, and various free or low-cost activities and groups open to all.

The role

The Charity Manager is a senior post at Hardie Park, and will take overall responsibility for the day-to-day operations and financial performance across the various elements of the Hardie Park project – including (but not limited to) our Café, Old Spokes Home Cycle hub, Men’s Shed, Gardening project and our “Pop-up” shop. The salary for this position is £35,000 FTE (actual salary for the 3 day per week contract will be £21,000)

In addition to this, the Charity Manager will hold responsibility for financial processing, will serve as the day-to-day contact for our many local partners (in particular Council Staff, Police, Community Payback team, local residents etc.), and will plan and manage operations during park events.

The Charity Manager will work closely with the Board, who through the Finance, Fundraising, Communications and Events sub-groups support the charity’s operations.

About You

We are looking for a candidate that shares the values of the Hardie Park project, and who can demonstrate a strong track record of leading teams of staff. With an inclusive leadership style, you will be collaborative, a team-player, and ideally have experience of working with voluntary boards and/or committees. You will have a commercial mindset and ideally experience of business/financial planning. You will be a confident communicator with excellent interpersonal skills. Experience of working within a community-based charity in either a professional or voluntary capacity is highly desirable.

For more information, please see the JOB DESCRIPTION AND PERSON SPECIFICATION HERE

To Apply

The deadline for applications is Wednesday 21 July – 9am. It is expected that interviews will be held in the latter part of the w/c 2nd August.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV and a supporting statement (of maximum 1 side of A4) outlining your interest and experience for this role to a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Matt Adams, Chair of Trustees, using the above email address.

We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.