Job Title: Operations Manager, North East mission.


A exciting role has come up in the parent charity of DWNS, North East Mission. NEM is Christian Organisation whose purpose is the prevention or relief of poverty and homelessness in the North East of England in various ways. This role provides the organisation with a strategic oversight; managing existing projects and teams and driving future projects. It is a public facing role. The role is accountable to the Board of Trustees.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Manage, develop and drive the strategy of NEM as Christian Organisation

  • Publicly represent NEM as a Christian Organisation at events, in publications and online where required

  • Assessment of potential new projects, presenting them to the Trustees and developing them into action via a project management plan.

  • Oversee, manage and motivate the NEM Leadership Team and Support Functions

  • Respond in a timely manner to NEM communications and any project communication channels in operation

  • Liaise with external organisations including the County Council, Sanctuary 21 and others as necessary

  • Liaise with Shelter projects nationally; building relationships and sharing knowledge and best practice.

  • Create/ Support a fundraising plan for NEM along with the Fundraising support lead.

  • Cover the Volunteer Coordinator for at least one day a week, such that they can have a minimum of one sabbath during the winter period.

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Please apply by sending C.V. and cover letter to by 5pm Saturday the 29th  


A project by North East Mission

Charity number: 1185097

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