Operations Manager Fountains Church Bradford

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up to £30,000

Fountains’ is a newly planted Church of England Church, in Bradford City Centre with a vision to be a Church in of and for Bradford. The main church site (a former night club) has a busy weekly schedule of activities and event that provide a safe space for conversation, discussion and exploration of the Christian faith and discipleship for people from a diversity of backgrounds. In addition to our main auditorium, other spaces in Fountain’s include a café, 2 commercial kitchens and bookable spaces providing services to the community and office space.

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@fountainsbradford.org

Closing date for applications is 3rd July with interviews on 7th.

The Operations Manager is responsible for developing FCB as a well-used and well-regarded rental facility in the city centre, and for increasing rental income through that process. To this end, the Buildings and Finance Managers are provided to take on responsibility for discrete functions in that process, under the overall management of the Operations Manager See more at: http://www.fountainsbradford.org/

This post will be responsible for all the key operational elements of the church. You will have two members of team to support you a finance manager and a buildings and operations manager. Role descriptions for these roles are available upon request. You will be part of the Fountains Management Team.

We are looking for someone with

  • · A can do, flexible and positive attitude to work
  • Great people skills and confidence to communicate with a wide variety of people
  • Self-starter, ability to manage own time and prioritise tasks
  • Excellent digital skills and knowledge of Office 365
  • Ability to supervise other staff/volunteers
  • Task oriented with completer finisher skills
  • A proactive approach to tasks

Fountains Church Bradford is a Resourcing Church and a registered charity.

Our charity objects for the benefit of the public are:

· To advance the Christian faith within the city of Bradford metropolitan district in the diocese of Leeds and in accordance with the doctrines, policies, practices and patterns of worship of the church of England by furthering its pastoral, evangelistic, social and ecumenical activities; and

· The prevention or relief of poverty in the City of Bradford metropolitan district by providing items and services to individuals in need and/or charities, or other organisations working to prevent or relieve poverty.