SSAFA – Volunteer Operations Project Manager


£40,000 per annum
37.5 hours per week
London EC3R

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager to work in our Volunteer Operations Department within SSAFA, the UK’s oldest national tri-service military charity.

About the role

We are seeking an enthusiastic and proactive Project Manager to join our committed Volunteer Operations Department.  We provide support to our vast and diverse volunteer network in order for them to undertake invaluable welfare support to help those in need, suffering and distress across the UK and overseas.

This role will provide project management and support to the Volunteer Operations department and our volunteer network of 6000+ volunteers. The scope includes the introduction of new projects and managing current projects compiling and developing business processes and coordinating management information and outcomes work. This role is based in our Central Office but will be required to visit volunteer locations across the UK and overseas when required.


To carry out this role successfully you should have:

  • Knowledge of project management – generation and implementation across a broad network
  • Experience of defining, formulating and communicating business processes, and how these processes are underpinned by IT systems, policies/guidance and training
  • Knowledge of generating management information, trend analysis and outcomes.
  • The ability to communicate with a wide range of people including public speaking to large and small groups

SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


For further information

If you have any queries or would like to speak to someone about this role, please contact Sue Pillar or Christine Cribb (0207 463 9209) for an informal discussion.

To apply, visit SSAFA’s website

Closing date: Midnight on Mon 13 Mar 17.
Interviews: Mon 21 Mar and Tues 22 Mar

SSAFA is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to using the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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