Salary circa £80,000
The Diocese of Lincoln is the largest historic diocese amongst the Church of England’s 42 dioceses, covering 2,673 square miles, with more than 600 parishes organised in 150 benefices. It is a diocese of great contrasts, with the beauty of the region and prominent rural life, as well as established industry and some socially and economically challenged areas within urban and rural communities. Reporting to the diocesan bishop and the chair of the Board of Finance, the Diocesan Secretary will play a critical role in managing the administration of the diocese and its significant financial assets to support and further the mission of the church.
We are seeking committed and practising Christians as candidates who can demonstrate a significant track record of senior level, operational leadership of a complex and diverse organisation. Whether your background is in the private or public sector, you will be a proven leader and manager, with prior experience of working with boards.
You will have acute political sensitivity and judgement, together with outstanding communication and commercial skills and will demonstrate the ability to drive change and inspire and influence at all levels.
It is an occupational requirement that the post holder be a communicant member of the Church of England or a church in communion therewith, under Part 1 of Schedule 9 to the Equality Act 2010.
For further information and to apply for this role, visit www.lincoln.anglican.org/vacancies or for a confidential discussion, please call Will Harrison on 01522 56 16 04.
Closing date: midnight on Thursday, 26th April 2018 Interviews: Thursday, 24th and Friday, 25th May 2018 Preferred candidate/s will have a further meeting on Tuesday, 29th May 2018.