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Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Be Enriched
Wandsworth, London

Posted: 21 Jun 2022

Deadline: 4 Aug 2022

Compensation: From £37,500 per year

Paid Full-time Flexible hours

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Job description

Be Enriched is a small South London charity which uses food to enrich community and build connections.

Our Work environment is

  • Fun
  • Challenging
  • Relaxed 
  • Social

Last year over 3000 people benefited from Be Enriched services and our new flagship project, The London Food Bus. We are looking for a Chief Operating officer to join the team and to enable us to reach even more.

You will manage the teams to deliver a flagship innovative solutions to food access, food poverty and health inequalities in Wandsworth and Lambeth.

You will oversees the financial side of the organisation undertaking financial reviews and strategizing plans to enable the organisation to reach our revenue benchmarks. Candidates should be confident, computer literate and professional able to represent the organisation to stakeholders. You will have experience in project management, leading teams and logistics able to troubleshoot issues when they arise. You will lead the team to develop and work with localised networks of organisations delivering to support better food access.

The ideal candidate will be a superb project manager with outstanding attention to detail and a keen interest in food. With a proven track record of business administration, you will use strong decsion making and superb management skills to develop the projects. As an expert relationship manager, you will be able to create consensus, resolve disputes, bring people together, and build collaboration between the teams.

Social enterprise, charity sector and fundraising experience is desirable however not essential.

Having a clean driving liscence is desirable.

Application information

Please send a current CV and a supporting statement outlining your suitability in relation to the Job and your motivation for the position by an email to Kemi@be-enriched.org

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About Be Enriched

Be Enriched has been enriching community through food since 2013. By using a food as a connector we create social sanctuaries where everyone is welcome to share skills and knowledge effecting change. We run Community canteens, cooking classes, advocate for borough wide and national change and support educational programmes.