Cadet Executive Officer

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35931.00 GBP Annual
13 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

LOCATION: Farncombe, near Godalming, Surrey

JOB TITLE: Cadet Executive Officer

SALARY: Commencing at GBP35,931 on an all hours worked contract

BENEFITS: 25 days paid leave annual leave (which can be enhanced to 30 days subject to qualifying service in HM Forces or other Government Departments), plus 9 additional privilege and public holidays, generous pension scheme and free on-site staff parking.
You will also be commissioned into the Army Cadet Force in the rank of Major, for which extra remuneration may be claimed under the Voluntary Allowance scheme.

CLOSING DATE: Friday 14th July 2017
INTERVIEW: Panel interview on Monday 24th July 2017

THE COMPANY: Our client is an organisation that provides vital support to volunteer Reserves and Cadets around the UK through 13 autonomous Associations. These have some 8,000 volunteer members supported by professional staff allowing a local defence footprint. They provide both financial and logistic support as well as assistance and encouragement in recruiting both Cadets and Adult Instructors within the Army Cadet Force. They are currently looking for a Cadet Executive Officer to join their team based in Farncombe, near Godalming, Surrey.

THE ROLE: The Cadet Executive Officer will be part of the Senior Management team and will be responsible for the running the busy Head office of the Surrey Army Cadet Force (ACF).

Key Responsibilities for the Cadet Executive Officer role to include:-
Line management of permanent office staff and adult volunteer staff
Accounting for public and non-public funds
Facilitate dealings and liaising with Formation Military Headquarters
Facilitate dealings with cadets, their parents, other youth organisations and the local authority
Responsible for the handling of confidential information and safeguarding of data.

THE CANDIDATE: Applicants will ideally have a service background and should have held the rank of Major or equivalent.

Essential criteria for the Cadet Executive Officer role:
The successful applicant will be required to reside within daily commuting distance of the ACF Headquarters
Undertake security clearance and an enhanced DBS check
Military/Cadet service background
A thorough working knowledge of the military system coupled with a wide administrative experience
Computer literacy based on the Microsoft Office package
Familiarity with the maintenance of public and non-public funds
Excellent communication and supervisory skills.

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