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Wintercomfort are recruiting


Business Manager 


Salary: £37,907

Working pattern: Monday to Friday

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week 

Location: Overstream House, Victoria Avenue, Cambridge, CB4 1EG

Length of appointment: Permanent

Probation period: 6 months

Annual leave: 25 days 

Pension eligibility: Yes 

Closing date: 10.00am, 4 March 2019

Interview and assessments on: 13 and 14 March 2019


Wintercomfort for the homeless is the only day centre for the homeless in the city of Cambridge. We have been providing essential welfare, learning and development, volunteering, work experience and employment opportunities for rough sleepers, homeless people and those at risk of losing their homes for the past 28 years.


Our social enterprises form an integral element of our work at Wintercomfort creating training, volunteering and employment opportunities for our service users, while generating a financial return to the charity.


It's a really exciting time to join the Wintercomfort team as we have secured a further 3 years of Big Lottery Funding, and our social enterprise, Overstream Clean, was a finalist in the Social Enterprise UK awards 2018.


We are recruiting a Business Manager. The salary is £37,907. We offer a package of benefits and services, including pension scheme, death in service benefit and tax-efficient bicycle lease and childcare vouchers. One of our core values at Wintercomfort is to recognise and reward our staff as our greatest asset.


To fill this exciting post, we are looking for someone with the experience and skills to manage and develop the existing social enterprises, Food4Food and Overstream Clean, creating opportunities for training, volunteering, work experience and employment for our service users. The Business Manager will maximise income for the organisation and meet organisational goals working closely with the Chief Executive and the Senior Management Team. This is a very varied and exciting role which incorporates both strategic and business development alongside hands on activity.


Please send your CV and a covering letter outlining why you would like to join Wintercomfort and what you could bring to this role.


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