Established in 1921, English PEN is the founding centre of PEN International, a worldwide writers’ association with 145 centres in more than 100 countries. We campaign to defend writers and readers in the UK and around the world whose human right to freedom of expression is at risk, through campaigns, residencies, events and translation programmes.
We are looking to recruit an experienced and highly organised Head of Operations to maintain, develop and improve our administration structure and establish office systems in our central London office.
This is a senior role, ideal for someone who likes to implement and oversee efficient operations and who understands the HR, legal and governance requirements and logistics of a small charitable organisation.
For more information and to apply, please upload the following three documents to https://hr.breathehr.com/v/head-of-operations-23180
-Your CV (NB please ensure this is anonymous removing any identifying information)
-A covering letter telling us why you are interested in the role and explaining how your knowledge, skills and experience made you a suitable candidate (again please ensure any identifying information is removed)
-An equality monitoring form
Deadline for applications: 9am, Wednesday 1 June 2022
Interviews will take place on Thursday 16 June 2022 at English PEN’s office
Please note, applicants must be current UK residents with a legal right to work in the UK.