Director of Operations

We’re looking for a Director of Operations, which will be a significant role for The Cellar Trust and will help us to move to the next stage in our journey as an organisation. The focus of the role will be on enabling us to build on our growth and impact in recent years with the right systems, technology, premises and processes. The role is about leadership and ensuring efficient, effective infrastructure to underpin our award winning client services. The Director of Operations will be a member of the Senior Leadership Team and will have strategic responsibility for HR, facilities, risk, compliance, technology and governance.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to make their mark! You will have exceptional people management and leadership skils, a strong values-driven approach, be extremely organised, have excellent communication skills. You must be an excellent team player, be ready to roll up your sleeves, and adapt to rapid change, during a very challenging time for charities.

Still interested? Of course you are! You can find all of the finer details below…

Job Title: Director of Operations
Location: The Cellar Trust, Farfield Road, Shipley, BD18 4QP
Responsible to: CEO
Hours of work: Full-time
Salary: £30,735-£35,035
Contract: Permanent
Holiday Allowance: 25 days a year plus bank holidays
Informal enquiries: Kim Shutler (CEO): 01274 586474 or
Applications to: Stephen Whiting
Closing Date: 12 noon 13th August
Interview Date: This will be a 2 part interview – 20th and 26th August


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