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Managing Director

Location:   London Salary:   c.£67k including London weighting Closing Date:   04/03/2019

CoramBAAF is the membership organisation for adoption and fostering agencies dedicated to improving outcomes for children and young people in care by supporting the agencies and professionals who work with them, primarily in the UK but also internationally. CoramBAAF is part of the Coram group. It is accountable to its own Board of Directors, operates independently to support and represent our members, champion best practice, and provide high quality and authoritative information through our services, publications and training events.

Coram was established by Royal Charter in 1739, as the UK’s first children’s charity and is today a group of specialist organisations based on the 3.5 acre campus a walk away from King’s Cross and Russell Square in central London.

About the role

The Managing Director leads the operation of CoramBAAF as a UK-wide membership organisation, providing specialist input as part of the wider management team and reporting to the Coram Group CEO. It is particularly suited to an entrepreneurial manager with experience of business development and commercial acumen to develop membership and subscription services and ensure that CoramBAAF retains its position in the sector.

The successful candidate will develop and sustain CoramBAAF’s unique role as the leading UK-wide membership organisation for the child and family placement sector; provide effective leadership and ensure sound commercial practice and development.

To apply for this role, please click on the ‘apply now’ button to be redirected to the application form.

Closing date:  9am, 4th March 2019

Interview date: 2 stage interview process - commencing 11th March 2019

Coram is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to the safeguarding of children and will require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Registered Charity No. 312278.