Non-Executive Director - Age UK Trading CIC
Location: London and nationwide
Date Posted: 11/03/2019
Closing Date: 25/03/2019
Age UK Trading CIC, Non-Executive Directors
Age UK Trading Community Interest Company (CIC) is a trading subsidiary of Age UK, the older people’s charity. It provides income for the charity’s vital work by operating a large retail business, including a network of charity shops, and provides central support services, including IT, HR, legal and finance. Its success is essential to the success of the charity and the millions of older people its work supports.
We are seeking Non-Executive a Director to join the Board. One senior leader with expertise in retail sales, operations and strategy and another in digital and technology.
We are implementing an ambitious retail strategy which is seeking to achieve significant profit growth. For this NED role we need someone who can help us achieve our ambitions by helping us to drive sales, improve operational effectiveness and efficiency, develop our workforce, and innovate on the high-street and online. We are looking for a senior leader in retail sales and operations, ideally in a medium-to-large business, who can keep us on track and help us think creatively in a mature market.
Digital and technology are fundamental enablers of our work. We have invested in our CRM and website, moved to a new IT services provider and are improving data security. For this NED role we someone who understands the changing technological landscape and will help us to seize the opportunities it presents. We are looking for someone with senior level experience of digital and technology, with expertise in IT infrastructure, software and websites, who can challenge us to think differently.
If you are interested in one of these exciting appointments and would like to find out more, please visit our microsite: www.green-park-jobs.co.uk/ageuk