The Book Trade Charity: Chief Executive
Location: Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Salary: £70,000 to £80,000, dependent on experience
We are looking for a CEO to grow The Book Trade Charity to
its next level of impact. Working with the Board and building on
our reputation, the CEO will strategically review the current
landscape and identify new opportunities to maximise our impact and
grow services that best support our clients. This will include
diversifying our funding, building our profile with the book trade
and maximising our resources. The CEO will also lead the
organisation externally with key stakeholders and internally to
support our staff.
In order to continue to develop and provide the best possible
service for the book trade, we seek an individual with sound
leadership experience and a track record of developing
organisations to be the best they can be, from reviewing internal
practices to developing external opportunities. Our new CEO will
have senior level experience of working closely with a Board and
leading a staff team to develop the infrastructures for success.
They will also have a strong understanding of how to grow and
diversify income. As an agile and inspirational leader, the
incoming CEO will be a strong communicator and a supportive leader
who is able to juggle multiple priorities, as well as being able to
develop relationships with a breadth of stakeholders.
For further information and to apply, see the Prospectus website.
Deadline for applications: Monday 12
Interviews with Prospectus: 20th October - 4 November 2020
Engagement meetings with The Book Trade Charity: w/c 9 November
Panel interviews with The Book Trade Charity: 24 and 25 November