Interim Transformation Programme Lead

Social Sector

Starfish Search are working with a leading women’s social-care organisation to secure them an Interim Transformation Programme Lead. The organisation has grown exponentially in the last 4 years, resulting in a requirement to introduce more systematic ways of working, and the board has recently agreed to a new strategy to 2026. They are looking for someone to specifically support them on cross-organisational transformation projects.


You Will:

  • Secure the functionality of the overall business, by supporting and delivering cross-functional deliverables, ensuring the future operational sustainability of the charity
  • Support the current and new CEOs through a period of transformation
  • Design and deliver relevant internal processes to streamline efficiency and reporting, both internally and externally
  • Deliver business objectives, improvement of efficiency and effectiveness of the organisation and teams, within agreed and approved budgets and timescales
  • Ensure a highly inclusive culture that enables team members can thrive, centred on their values


You Will Have:

  • Proven experience in executive leadership roles, with in depth understanding of HR, Finance and Operations business functions
  • Proven Experience in programme and project management, with demonstrable competency in transformation and business change
  • Strategic yet task focussed approach, working at both operational and strategic levels as required
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentational skills


This a hybrid role with an expected time commitment of 35 hours per week, and a required 3 days in office, based in London. It is running for a period of 9 – 12 months, with a proposed salary of £75,000 – £85,000.


This post is open to female applicants only as this is deemed a genuine occupational requirement under Schedule 9, Paragraph 1 of the Equality Act 2010. Advance is committed to equality and diversity and strongly encourages applications from women with diverse backgrounds.


Due to the high volume of applicants, we are unable to respond to every individual. This role requires confidentiality and a full job spec will only be revealed to applicants at longlist stage.