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Operations Partnership Manager

United Kingdom
Job Type
20 Sep 2022
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled Operations Partnership Manager to join our nationwide operations team. You will join us working 35 hours per week and in return you will receive a competitive salary of up to £49,328.20 per annum plus excellent benefits. Cats Protection is the UK s leading feline welfare charity with a nationwide network of adoption and homing centres, volunteer-run branches and charity shops. During 2021, we helped 137,000 cats and kittens. That's the equivalent of around 375 cats a day! Cats Protection is entering an exciting new era, having developed a 10-year strategy which aims to significantly increase the welfare of many more cats. To do this we not only need to build and expand the range services we already offer, but also develop new ways of helping cats and cat owners at scale we have not achieved before. The Operations directorate is the front line of this delivery and we currently have a range of opportunities to join us and help realise this ambition. Responsibilities of our Operations Partnership Manager: As our Operations Partnership Manager, you are accountable for the strategic partnerships externally to Cats Protection with other animal welfare charities, voluntary and community sector organisations. You ll develop relationships throughout these sectors to support our strategic goals and develop KPIs, ensuring the effectiveness of partnership working. You ll also develop project proposals, plans, and reviews of activities effectively planning and managing expenditure against agreed project costs and you ll liaise with internal colleagues when opportunities appear for partnership or collaboration with voluntary or private sector partners. What we re looking for in our Operations Partnership Manager: excellent partnership development experience significant management experience including accountability for successfully drafting and delivering business and operational plans including evaluation of effectiveness strong interpersonal skills and experience of engaging and working collaboratively with multiple stakeholders good understanding of current volunteering trends and engagement models proficient IT skills, including all aspects of Microsoft Office relevant packages and knowledge of database management a full driving license is essential What we can offer you: Salary of up to £49,328.20 per annum plus excellent benefits Generous annual leave entitlement Contribution pension scheme Life assurance scheme Range of health benefits Employee Assistance Programme and more Join us as our Operations Partnership Manager and know you are helping to make a real difference to cats and kittens across the UK! Unfortunately, we cannot accept applications or CVs that are emailed to us directly. Please note applications that are received after the closing date may not be responded to. Closing date: 04 October 2022 Virtual interview date: w/c 17 October 2022 Applications may close before the deadline, so please apply early to avoid disappointment. Cats Protection is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and protecting anyone that comes into contact with us from harm. We expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. You may be subject to a criminal record check if required for the role
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  • Job Reference: 717181284-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Cats Protection
    Cats Protection
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Community & Sport
  • Job Type: Permanent