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Chief Operating Officer

£70-80K per annum
Borough, London
Permanent, 37.5 hours per week

Application deadline: 26/02/2018 at 12:00pm

An exciting opportunity for an experienced and confident senior leader to join our team at a time of organisational growth leading to independence.

Responsibilities in brief

  • Support the Executive Director to identify how the organisation needs to evolve in order to remain distinctive and continue to challenge standards of mathematics teaching in the UK.
  • Lead the operations, business development, impact and quality assurance, communications and marketing functions.
  • Oversee strategy review processes, developing recommendations on changes to the core operating model.
  • Be accountable for ensuring that all business support operations including HR, IT, data systems, training and administration are performed efficiently and effectively.
  • Build a medium and long-term organisational financial model to ensure the proposed growth plans lead to a sustainable business model capable of supporting independence and to identify the financial resources required to get there.
  • Be accountable for setting and co-ordinating the financial and operational aspects of strategic business plans
  • Oversee the governance structure.
  • Develop and implement the annual organisational goals and objectives, ensuring these are clearly communicated and understood by employees.

Person specification

  • An experienced and confident senior leader with a proven ability to lead and implement change effectively and sustainably.
  • Ability to probe, challenge and question appropriately and strive for continual improvement with the confidence and experience to make commercial judgements.
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Commitment to the social sector with a passion for Mathematics Mastery’s vision, mission and values.
  • Experience of overseeing the operations of a limited company or charity including finance, technology, human resources and governance.
  • Experience of developing and interpreting a strategic vision into an operational model.
  • Experience of leading high-performing cross-functional teams.
  • Experience of working effectively with internal and external stakeholders to drive change and implement policies.
  • A proven track record of developing and driving through efficiencies and challenging ways of working.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills and the ability to quickly assimilate and interpret financial and non-financial data and turn it into strategic advice.
  • Technologically savvy, with experience of having worked with IT staff to develop and implement effective processes and systems.


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