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Executive Support Manager

  • Full time
  • Circa £35,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 4th August 2021

  • Advertised from 28th July 2021
  • CE21-03


Children 1st are looking to appoint an Executive Support Manager to join our dynamic, hardworking, and driven executive support team.

Children 1st are Scotland’s National Children’s Charity. At the heart of the charity is the motive to ensure all children are safe, happy, and healthy within their families and communities. We work tirelessly to support families to overcome challenges. Employees in Children 1st work alongside the values of respect, integrity, participation, and excellence.

Your new role

As the Executive Support Manager, you will be a core member of the team. You will be providing personal support to the Chief Executive Officer. You will assist in the delivery of clear strategic plans and be a key contributor to the successful and smooth running of the Children 1st objectives.

Your responsibilities will cover; support to the chief executive, responsibility for team leadership and management, holding financial responsibilities and involvement in volunteer engagement.

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful in this role you must have a relevant record of leading, motivating, managing, supporting, and developing high performing teams. Additionally, you need to have experience of leading and supporting teams through change and supporting senior leaders in a complex and changing environment. Furthermore, you will be an experienced professional with a proven track record of supporting senior leaders, ideally gained within the charity sector. An accomplished communicator with highly developed people management skills, you will also be able to demonstrate a proven ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders.

What you'll get in return

You will receive a competitive rate of pay coupled with the opportunity to work for a successful organisation which makes a real difference to the lives of children and families.

Application notes

Closing date: 04/08/2021 12:00

Interview date: To be confirmed

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For more information on this role please contact Siobhan Walker at Hays,our retained recruitment advisors. Contact Siobhan on 0141 212 3666 or

Children 1st is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.