The Centre is Hiring

Thursday, July 8, 2010



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Motivated.  Self-Starter. Creative. Organised. Multi-Tasker.  Problem-Solver.

If this describes you, please continue reading and learn more about a great career opportunity in the nonprofit sector.

The Centre on Philanthropy is seeking to hire an individual to join their dynamic staff team and fill the role of

Chief Operating Officer

This individual will be responsible for the enhancing the internal organisational processes and infrastructure, specifically financial management, strategic planning and measurement, and operations.

The successful applicant will possess:
• Minimum of a Bachelor degree, MBA or CPA preferred
• Minimum of 5 years experience in operations/administrative management
• Demonstrated experience in financial planning and analysis and project management
• Skills should include budget and resource development, performance management and strategic planning
• Exceptional written, oral, interpersonal, and presentation skills and the ability to effectively interface with the team and the Board
• Creative problem solving skills
• Passion to develop the nonprofit sector in Bermuda

Job responsibilities will include:
• Overall management and oversight of The Centre’s financial planning and reporting activities, including leading the annual budgeting process
• Development and implementation of The Centre’s performance measurement indicators and tracking system.
• Monitor and track strategic projects, reporting on status to team and Board
• Assist Executive Director with human resources processes, including recruitment and compensation
• Oversee risk management and legal activities including leases and other contracts.
• Oversee the administration of the office, including physical plan and equipment
• Contribute to The Centre’s development of goals, strategic planning and performance improvement

To apply for this position, download this Case Study.
Provide responses to the Case Study questions, plus your resume and cover letter to:

Executive Director
The Centre on Philanthropy,
Charities House,
25 Point Finger Road
or email to

Closing Date: 23 July 2010