Head of Business Development


Recruiting Organisation: Lifecentre                             

Working hours: 37 hours a week (Predominantly Monday – Friday)
Salary: £35,553 per annum
Location: Chichester


Come and make a difference!


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, strategic leader to join Lifecentre as Head of Business Development.

Lifecentre is a charity serving survivors of sexual abuse in West Sussex.  As a pivotal role within the Senior Management team, the Head of Business Development will contribute to shaping the future of Lifecentre and in achieving strategic objective of having a sustainable business model in place to deliver and sustain therapeutic services to survivors in West Sussex.


  • The post holder will lead, direct and manage the business development teams (training and corporate) to ensure that income streams are maximised, and expenditure controlled, managing and monitoring performance against agreed budgets.
  • You will develop, implement and deliver a new Income Generation strategy, identifying and initiating new income streams and engage with a wide range of stakeholders.
  • The person in this role will be creative, innovative and dynamic with excellent networking and communication skills. They will demonstrate strategic leadership and be able to lead and support their teams in achieving ambitious goals.


Lifecentre is a truly inspiring place to work. Values are embedded throughout the organisation – creating safety, cherishing diversity, nurturing hope and showing kindness. The post holder will be an integral leader who will promote these values to all who use Lifecentre services. They will have a passion for leading and developing the fantastic staff.


For further details / to apply please visit  website www.lifecentre.uk.com    or by contacting: – Email: emma@lifecentre.uk.com 


For an informal discussion about the role please contact Kathryn Slatter, Chief Executive at kathryn@lifecentre.uk.com


The successful applicant will be subject to a Standard DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK.


Closing Date: midnight,  17 November 2023

Interviews: between 28 November and 30 November 2023


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