The Lighthouse London Church are partnering exclusively with Robertson Bell to recruit to a Chief Operating Officer on a permanent, full time basis. Since 2006, The Lighthouse has grown to be a passionate and diverse Christian community from many countries and backgrounds and through a strong shared belief they aim to positively impact the lives of people in the local community. The Lighthouse’s vision as a charismatic Church of England church is reflected in 4 characteristics which underpin who they are, these characteristics are: encounter, spiritual identity, every person and impact.
The Lighthouse are now seeking an excellent Chief Operating Officer who will report to the Senior Pastor and ensure that all of the charity’s resources run smoothly, including finance, IT, health and safety, safeguarding, building management, data protection, HR and governance. As the COO you will also hold sole responsibility for maintaining the current financial position of the organisation.
The key responsibilities will be:
The successful candidate will have a degree or equivalent qualification, have a CCAB recognised accountancy qualification or significant experience as a financial manager. Demonstrable experience of relevant management experience is essential, ideally dealing with all aspects of management in a small business setting, including budget management. Please note no previous charity experience is essential in order to be considered for this role.
In order to apply candidates must have a can-do attitude, with the ability to identify and implement operational improvements in an organisation.
Please note this role can also be offered on a four day a week basis.
The Lighthouse’s head office is based in central London, however substantial home working can be considered.
The closing date for applications is 5th April 2021. Applications will be under constant review before the closing date so please submit your application to our retained search agent Robertson Bell. Apply now to be considered!