Chief Executive Officer

Competitive salary - negotiable according to experience
36 hours per week
London - King's Cross

The Churches Conservation Trust is the national heritage charity protecting and opening 350 beautiful historic churches to the public across England, attracting two million visitors each year.

At the heart of local communities, our buildings are part of the nation’s spiritual, architectural and social heritage.  We contribute to urban and rural regeneration, the tourism industry, and we work with a wide range of partners and local groups to enhance the wellbeing of all.

The Board is seeking to appoint a successor to Crispin Truman OBE as Chief Executive, to lead our creative and passionate team of 70 staff and 2,000 volunteers working in conservation, volunteering and a wide range of innovative projects.  The right person will demonstrate energy, enthusiasm, commercial acumen and empathy with our purpose and objectives. 

Based in London, you will engage at the highest level within national and local Government, the Church of England and the heritage, regeneration and tourism sectors.

Contact Poppy Bryanton at Wild Search: / 0207 233 2230 for more information.

To apply: please click the button below to download an application form and email it to by the closing date.

Closing Date: 12 June 2017 12pm

Interviews: 21 June 2017 in Cambridge

- See more at:
Candidate Brief CCT.pdf

Closing date: 26 June 2017

Interviews: 17 July 2017 in London

The Churches Conservation Trust is an equal opportunities employer and recipient of the Investors in People silver award. Registered charity number: 258612

Poppy Bryanton