CEO, Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce
Posted on 9th November 2018

Salary range £60,000 - £70,000, plus competitive benefits package

Based in Hatfield, Hertfordshire

The job role

Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce is one of 53 British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) accredited Chambers. The BCC represents around 75,000 businesses and several million employees in the UK. We are currently seeking to recruit a new Chief Executive.

The role will involve:

  • Managing and leading the Executive Team and staff.
  • Increasing and retaining membership.
  • Leading the business voice and policy in Hertfordshire to relevant stakeholders.
  • Contributing to the national business voice through the BCC.
  • Managing the support function for international operations such as export documentation and representation, through the BCC international business network.
  • Reporting to the Board.

Our requirements

Our new Chief Executive is expected to have the following attributes:

  • At least 5 years’ previous, relevant experience in a successful senior management role.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build and maintain effective, positive and productive working relationships.
  • A good understanding of management accounts.
  • To be passionate about Hertfordshire and its businesses.
  • A working knowledge of social media, Chamber of Commerce operations and/or membership organisations would be an advantage.

To Apply:

If you would like to be considered for the challenging and rewarding role of being our new Chief Executive, please forward a CV and covering letter in the first instance to [email protected]

CVs will be screened and shortlisted by the Chamber Nominations Committee.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an assessment day, to be held in early January 2019. This day will include panel interviews, a meet the team session and presentations.

Application deadline: 7th December 2018

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