Executive Director (part time) , Ignite Trust, Harrow
|Contact:|| Linda Dunleavy|
020 8863 2089
We are looking for someone whose presence and skill set inspire confidence in our team, funders and strategic partners. There is a genuine occupational requirement for applicants to be Christian. All Ignite employees and volunteers need an enhanced DBS disclosure.
Over the last 17 years Ignite has grown into a local organization that is truly embedded in communities and has the reputation for transformational work with young people. We are looking for a strong, passionate leader who has the commitment to take Ignite forwards at a time when our services are becoming more and more needed.
Paul Hewitt, Corporate Director for Harrow Council said, “We recognize that Ignite is a vital partner in tackling the issues around youth violence and gang affiliation.”
Dan Burke, A former Director of Ignite says: “Ignite reminds me of the biggest joy in my life. I woke up every morning knowing we were making a real difference in young peoples’ lives. I loved the people and the environment that is Ignite”
The Executive Director will take overall responsibility for managing the human and financial resources of Ignite and for driving the fundraising strategy forwards so that the organization grows. They will be the face of Ignite and the voice for marginalised young people in a variety of settings.
We are looking for
• 4 years in a senior management role preferably in the third sector
• Experience managing human resources
• Experience managing an organisational budget
• Experience of fundraising through grant making trusts
The job description and application form are here: https://www.charityjob.co.uk/jobs/ignite-trust/executive-director-part-time-/568506?tsId=8