Chief Executive

OA Executive are excited to have partnered with an organisation who are looking for a Chief Executive who can provide leadership, direction, in the development and strategic placement of the organisation.



In a newly created role, they are looking for an ambitious and dedicated individual who can help drive the organisation forward. You will have various responsibilities which will involve the following:




  • To provide strategic leadership for the development and growth of the organisation

  • Development of key leads and potential donors to support the work of organisation

  • Maintain a legally compliant foundation as a registered charity in the UK with its registered office in London

  • Maintain effective fiscal control of the organisation as a going concern preparing budgets and activity plans as required including the establishment of a bank account

  • Ensure effective governance arrangements for the organisation including the appointment of trustees and directors

  • Ensure statutory reports are completed in a timely fashion

  • Develop the organisation to achieve its objectives and in a way that provides tangible benefit to the organisation

  • Establish guiding principles for projects

  • Development of high-level promotional materials for the promotion of the organisation and the attraction of potential donors

  • Develop reports and recommendations to the Trustees and Executive Board in support of the deliverables



The ideal candidate for this position will ideally come from within an executive level position ideally from within the maritime or charitable sectors. You will possess sound experience in strategic planning, organisational development, governance and compliance.



You will have an entrepreneurial approach with excellent leadership skills and will be driven to helping the organisation moving forwards. You will have sound financial and administrative experience, be ambitious, have excellent communication and negotiation skills.



If you have read the above with interest and wish to be considered for this fantastic challenge, please submit your CV right away. Interviews will be held in March.



Advertised by OA Executive. Please note that due to a high volume of response OA receive; only successful candidates will be contacted for the purposes of the Regulations, please note that Office Angels in the provision of these services will be operating as a recruitment agency. Office Angels are an equal opportunities employer.


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