Chief Executive Officer

Belu
London-flexible/part-time working encouraged
Up to £100k
Belu is an ethical business that operates in multi-billion-pound markets. We compete with global brands like Evian and San Pellegrino in bottled water, and through a collaboration with Brita, deliver water filtration solutions to the UK’s food service industry. In the past nine years of trading Belu has grown to become one of the UK’s best-known social enterprises. We are proud to have given more than £4m to WaterAid, including £1m in 2018 alone, BUT there is so much more yet to be achieved.
THE ROLE

We are looking for an inspirational and ambitious CEO to lead and support us to deliver the greatest impact possible, inspiring as many individuals and businesses as they can along the way, that there is a better way to do business. 

You will be an exceptional strategic leader who brings an outstanding commercial track record that could have been gained in a range of industries such as food and beverage, FMCG, social enterprise or the broader business world. Regardless of your sector background you will need to be an innovator and a proven champion of partnerships and collaborations that have made a significant impact. Above all you will bring the values, ideas and behaviours to complement the Belu team. 

INFORMATION
Download the candidate brief to find out about the role.

For an informal confidential conversation about the role please contact our advising consultants Juliet Taylor at juliet.taylor@starfishsearch.com or on 0203 971 0832 OR Catherine Kift at catherine.kift@starfishsearch.com or on 0203 971 0834.

To make an application, please provide by email to juliet.taylor@starfishsearch.com

  • your CV (no more than three sides)
  • a supporting statement that sets out why you think this role is the right move for you and how you meet the Knowledge and Experience criteria (no more than 2 sides)
  • we would be grateful if you would also tell us your current salary details (we do not disclose this to our clients without your consent).

We would also be grateful if you would also complete the Equality and Diversity monitoring form provided. This form is for monitoring purposes only and is not treated as part of your application; you can email the form back to us when you apply, and our team will collect it.

Closing date
Friday 1st November

Structured discussions with Starfish Search will take place throughout the process.

Agreement of the final shortlist:

Wednesday 13th November.

Interviews with Belu exec panel (first stage):

w/c 18th November.

Interviews Belu board non-exec panel (second stage):

w/c 25th November

 

Please download, complete and return our equal opportunities form

 

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