Strategic Network Development Manager

£44,264 - £50,011 pro rata
Based in Cardiff, with some travel to Stratford, London
Closing Date:
Part time

Mind Cymru’s purpose is to lead Mind’s work in Wales and to ensure that our impact is strong in both nations. Mind has a federatedstructure of Local Mind delivery organisations of which there are 20 in Wales.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Mind Cymru as a ‘Strategic Network Development Manager’ with responsibility for strategic engagement with Local Mind CEOs and Chairs in Wales, supporting them to help more people nationally and regionally, optimizing income and influence and developing capacity and capability.

You will lead the co-production and delivery of a business strategy for the Mind Network in Wales, promoting collaboration and learning and will have a significant level of responsibility and autonomy in this role, requiring high levels of resilience, initiative, flexibility and self-supervision.

With proven experience of business planning and effective delivery, preferably within a health or social care setting, you will excellent influencing skills, at senior, strategic level, with business development experience. A degree or NVQ Level 4 or equivalent, a management qualification and an understanding of Mind and its networks, or similar structures within the voluntary sector, would be desirable, however is not essential. The ability to travel within Wales is a requirement for this role.

This position will initially, in line with current government guidance be based from home, with an expectation of being home based for the next six months or until updated government guidelines are published. However, if / when government guidelines change the role may then revert to being office based, whilst retaining some flexible working options.

Mind is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

Mind reserve the right to close the vacancy to applications earlier, should we receive a high volume of strong candidates – therefore we encourage an early application.

Please refer to the Job Description while completing your application as candidates will be shortlisted based on how closely they match the criteria.

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