We are looking for a General Secretary (working full-time or part-time; min 20 hours/week) to lead and manage our people and financial resources to support our member churches and represent them in the wider ecumenical world in the UK.
We want someone who;
Has a good understanding of Lutheran theology and tradition – if you are ordained then that would be an advantage.
Has a leadership style that is relationship orientated and supportive as you will be working with and guiding churches and other organisations from different cultures.
Is a networker and bridge builder, able to strike up positive relationships quickly.
Is a confident public speaker, with good written communications.
Is keen to learn and open-minded, ideally with experience of living and working in other cultures and with churches of different denominations.
Is financially literate, able to understand budget and accounts,
assess grant applications from the Churches, understand and act on the
Investment Managers’ reports and make recommendations to the Board of Trustees on actions they should take.
If you have experience of working in the UK charity sector that would be a bonus.
Please note that applicants must either live in the UK or be willing to relocate here.
You can find more information about us on our
To apply, please email your CV to me;
Closing date: 10 August 2020