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Chief Executive
Salary | £92,000
Permanent
Application deadline | Noon Thursday 9 July 2020 

We are seeking an exceptional candidate to join as our next Chief Executive. You will work with the board of directors and management team to create and deliver an innovative and ambitious strategy, aligned to our co-operative values, which reflects the changing needs of our membership and the UK economy.

An ambassador for the organisation and the broader co-operative economy, the Chief Executive will build lasting relationships at the highest level with our key stakeholders, from our members to opinion formers, business leaders, government and the media.

Candidates will have a track record of strategic, transformational leadership in an organisation of equivalent or greater scale and complexity. A proven, authentic and consensus-driven leader and first-class stakeholder manager and influencer, you will be able to inspire and motivate a close-knit team in a values-driven, democratic environment. You will be a values-based leader with a commitment to co-operation and the values that are the foundation of the co-operative model.

Past experience in a co-operative or membership organisation is not required, but you will bring
experience of setting and operationalising a commercial strategy, aligned to a clear, mission-
driven vision.

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Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to Co-operatives UK on this appointment. Apply via the button below using the reference HAFAMM

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