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bbo - Operations Manager

bbodance wishes to recruit an Operations Manager for maternity cover of a large portion of the role currently covered by the Head of Operations.

Salary: £30,000 pa

About bbodance:

bbodance is an international membership organisation, providing opportunities to pursue your passion for dance in a supportive, motivating and friendly environment since 1930.

bbodance inspires excellence and promotes the education, training and enjoyment of dance. We are an inclusive, innovative and member-driven organisation supporting our members through their life in dance.

bbodance is committed to life-long learning and values individuality, enthusiasm and ambition in teaching and education.

Since the modernisation of bbodance starting in 2016, the organisation is enthusiastically moving into the future with a focus on training teachers, developing and extending the existing syllabus and providing more opportunities for students. bbodance is committed to the development of the organisation whilst also maintaining the heritage and history that has evolved since its founding over 85 years ago.

The role:

bbodance wishes to recruit an Operations Manager for maternity cover of a large portion of the role currently covered by the Head of Operations.

The position will be for 12 months, with the potential for it to be extended beyond the initial 12 month period for the right applicant.

bbodance is looking for someone with solid management experience both of people and facilities, with a keen eye for detail, customer service experience and a good grasp of technology used within the office setting. The person should have an aptitude to be a quick learner and adapt to the role within a short period. The right applicant will have strong organisational and interpersonal skills and be able to work under pressure and prioritise tasks as necessary.

Please see the Job Description and Person Specification enclosed for further details of the role.

Appointment: Full time, 12 month maternity cover contract with possibility of an extension

Start date of appointment: We are seeking an immediate start to ensure the handover period is as lengthy as possible. With this in mind we would encourage prompt applications.

Salary: £30,000 pa

Reporting to: CEO and Senior Management Committee

Line Manager: CEO

Holiday entitlement: 25 days plus bank holidays per year

Office hours: 9am-5pm Monday - Friday. Evening and weekend work may be required at

times. Overtime is not paid but discretionary TOIL is offered.

Location: bbodance, Ensign House, Battersea Reach Juniper Drive, London SW18 1TA

To apply: Please email your CV (not more than 2 pages) and a cover letter (not more

than 1 page) describing your relevant experience and what you will bring to the job. Please

clearly mark your application Operations Manager – Maternity Cover.

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Interviews: Commencing immediately