Interim CEO



  • Location


  • Job type


  • Sector

    Not for Profit

  • Salary/Remuneration


  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    11 December 2018

  • Client


Ref: GSi49567

We are recruiting an Interim Chief Executive for a high profile Children’s Charity.

This role will start late January and there will be the need to complete a handover with the current incumbent before they depart at the end of January. This role is for a 6 month period whilst the organisation runs a recruitment campaign to secure their next permanent CEO.

The candidate will be required to:

  • Support and encourage the leadership team at this time of change
  • Ensure the work plan and budget for 19/20 is agreed by the board by the end of March 2019
  • Continue to drive forward and deliver their new strategy
  • Assist on the office relocation
  • Support the Trustees and Chair during this transitionary period


This is an exciting opportunity to lead a forward thinking and dynamic organisation. You will ideally have worked within the Not for Profit Sector / have a good understanding of this sector.

We are looking for candidates that have extensive track records as Chief Executives.

We will be shortlisting on this role by the end of November and interviews will take place with the client on the 10th December.

This role is offered on a competitive day rate basis, there is flexibility around days worked.

To be considered for this role, please submit your up to date CV. If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Catherine Kift: 0207 426 3370

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

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Contact details
Catherine Kift: 0207 426 3370