We are recruiting!

By : Eating Better
Mar 13, 2018
Category :Eating Better news 

We are seeking a motivated Executive Director with experience of achieving change to lead the Eating Better alliance into its next stage of development.

Location: London office based

Hours: 4 days/30 hours a week (0.8 f/t) with potential to increase to full-time, dependent on funding.

Salary: £45,625 pro rata (£36,500). Plus 3% pension contribution

Closing date for applications: 12 noon Monday 9 April 2018

Interviews will be held: 23 April 2018

Anticipated start date: June/July 2018

This hugely exciting role requires a knowledgeable, experienced and motivated individual with experience of achieving change to lead the Eating Better alliance into its next stage of development. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small London-based staff team and this dynamic alliance of over 50 UK-based civil society organisations working together to transform the way we eat, for a fair, green and healthy future.

Launched five years ago Eating Better is working to influence governments, businesses, civil society and others. We are making an impact to create sustainable food and farming systems by helping people move towards eating less meat and dairy and more food that’s better for us and good for the planet.

Our campaigns, research and thought leadership are creating a movement that is engaging the public, business and policy makers to take action. Our current Executive Director, Sue Dibb, will be retiring in summer 2018, after leading the organisation since its inception.

You will have experience of working with a wide range of people and organisations towards measurable outcomes for sustainable food futures in the UK, and of working with a small staff team and Board to develop and fund programmes of work to deliver on strategic objectives. You will be ambitious for Eating Better and its objectives, have excellent communication and advocacy skills and sound staff, organisational, strategic, fundraising and financial management experience.

Sue Dibb, our current Exec Director, says: “This is a fantastic opportunity to lead a dynamic organisation into its next phase of development. We have an ambitious programme of work ahead that will provide scope for innovative thinking and new partnerships and projects.  I’ve hugely enjoyed working with a dedicated team of people.

For more information and to apply, download our Executive Director Information Pack here.


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