Application Deadline

Reference: HOP/09/14

Salary: C£46,000 (plus £3,300 London Weighting Allowance)

Hours: Full time – 35 hours per week (9.30am – 5.30pm)

Contract: Permanent

Location: Sands Head Office – 28 Portland Place, London, W1B 1LY

Sands, the Stillbirth and neonatal charity is a well respected national charity that:

  • Supports anyone affected by the death of a baby.
  • Works in partnership with health professionals to ensure that bereaved parents and families receive the best possible care.
  • Promotes and funds research that could help to reduce loss of babies’ lives.

We have doubled our workforce and tripled our income over the past 3 years and are in the process of delivering a dynamic and exciting 3 year strategic plan and are looking for an experienced operations department professional to join us in taking the charity forward.

Reporting to the Chief Executive, you will be a key member of the Senior Leadership Group and have major responsibility for helping Sands grow and develop as an organisation.

You will help decide and drive the future direction of support services, develop our volunteer networks and continue to improve our work with health care professionals.

This post will, on occasions, deputise for the Chief Executive. This is a pivotal role within the organisation and as such you will be able to make a real difference within the charity.

Some travel will be necessary, including occasional overnight stay.

Please return the completed application form and monitoring form to recruitment@uk-sands.org by the closing date below:

Closing date: 5pm on Thursday 11th September 2014

Interview Date: Wednesday 17th September 2014

Job description. 

Application form. 

Equal opportunities form. 

As we have limited staff resources we are unable to provide candidates with feedback about their applications.

Interviews will be held at our Head Office: Sands, 28 Portland Place, London, W1B 1LY