Citizens Advice Bureau

Chief Officer

Guildford, Surrey
29 Sep 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Part Time

Chief Officer

£24,400 - part time (25 hour week)

Based in Guildford

Citizens Advice Guildford help people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice, and by influencing policymakers.

The benefits of our work are not limited to improving our clients’ financial situation but also contribute to improving their health, reducing their stress and improving their confidence in dealing with their own problems.

We are now recruiting for the challenging but rewarding role of Chief Officer. Reporting to the Trustees you will be responsible for the bureau and its relationships with funders, key stakeholders and agencies in Guildford. You will develop your team to be proud of delivering the Citizens Advice service in Guildford to the high standard required for client satisfaction, quality of advice, financial stability and people management.

You will show how the service helps clients find a way forward and use the knowledge and experience gained by the bureau to engage in local and national debate to improve peoples’ lives.

The position is permanent and part time (25 hours per week). The full time salary for a 37 hour week is £36,113. The part time salary for a 25 hour week is therefore £24,400.

The position is based at the Guildford bureau which is in the town centre with, unfortunately, no free parking.

For more information and an application form please contact the bureau by email:

The closing date for applications is 31st October 2016

The interview date is Tuesday 15th November 2016.

Interviews will be in Guildford.

Citizens Advice Guildford is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.