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Role: Chief Executive Officer
Salary: £28,250 actual + 10% pension

Hours: 32 hours per week (4 days)

Our CEO is retiring at Christmas this year. We are looking for a replacement to start on, or around 10th December 2018 in order to have a few days overlap. Reporting to the Chair of the Trustee Board the Chief Executive Officer has overall responsibility for the operation of Citizens Advice Wokingham, ensuring that it is adequately funded and that it operates within its agreed business plan. The role also includes public liaison with funders and other interested parties. A track record in project planning and execution is essential.

We believe that knowledge and attitude are equally important to this role and are looking for someone who wants to make a real difference to people’s lives.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent communication skills, a flexible approach and enjoy working as part of a lively, busy team.
  • The ability to manage people including the ability to develop and motivate staff and volunteers.
  • A record of effective financial management and budgetary control.
  • A good knowledge of IT systems and packages.
  • A commitment to continuous professional development.

Further details and an application pack from the CEO, Citizens Advice Wokingham, Waterford House, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 2YF. Tel: 0118 978 7258. Email: recruitment@citizensadvicewokingham.org.uk

Closing date:  31st August 2018
Interview date: 10th September 2018

Citizens Advice Wokingham endeavours to be an equal opportunities employer.

Volunteer roles

Interested in volunteering with us?

We currently have around 85 people volunteering with us.

To see our current volunteer vacancies please visit this page click here, enter your postcode and click on ‘search’. You will see the current volunteer vacancies in your nearest local Citizens Advice offices.

Here is some information on the various volunteer roles within Citizens Advice Wokingham:

Assessors

For more information about becoming an Assessor click here.

Advisors

For more information about becoming an Advisor click here

Receptionists

To find information on career pathways in these volunteer positions please click here.


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