Director, Rory Peck Trust

The Rory Peck Trust is seeking applications for the role of Director. This is the Trust’s most senior role, responsible for leading the organisation, managing its staff and implementing its policy and strategy.

The Director drives all the activity and operations including governance, finance, fundraising, grants, external communications and the Rory Peck Awards. 

A key priority is the requirement to maintain and develop the Trust’s network of media, NGO and funding relationships and partnerships as well as connecting with the worldwide community of freelancers. 

The Director will be appointed by the Board of Trustees and reports directly to them.  The Director leads a team of 13 staff and is supported in the leadership team by a Business Manager, Head of Programmes and Head of Communications.
This is a high profile role that requires representation of the Trust at all levels.  Based in central London, it will require travel both in the UK and internationally.  The successful candidate will join and lead a dynamic, creative and highly motivated multi national team.

If you would like an informal conversation about the role, please email Tina Carr at
9 April 2018 at 18:00hrs GMT. 


How to Apply:

Please send a CV and a Covering Letter, outlining why you are interested in the role and how your skills, abilities and experience meet the specific requirements of the role. Please include examples where appropriate.
Please send all applications or queries to Sarah Ward-Lilley, Chair of Trustees, Rory Peck Trust, at

The Rory Peck Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
INTERVIEWS are expected to take place, in London on Thursday 19 April 2018.

All applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK. 
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