4th December 2017

Post of Executive Director

Tibet Foundation (charity no. 292400) is a small charity, non- political Tibetan organisation involved in the preservation of Tibetan culture and the relief of poverty among Tibetan People. Founded in 1985 we work in India, Nepal, Tibet (China) and Mongolia in education, health care and economic development, helping Tibetan communities sustain their unique cultural and spiritual traditions. We also organize programmes in the UK and the West to promote and increase awareness of Tibetan culture.

We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated and well organised individual with an excellent skill-set capable of taking the initiative in fundraising, strategy, organising short and long term plans of action, budgeting and contributing constructively to the development of the charity and its portfolio of projects.

The Director will take the executive role of running the charity together with hands-on- responsibility for the every day work of the organisation.

Title: Executive Director

Salary: £35,000 p.a. with an annual bonus based on funds raised
Job Type: Permanent position
Location: Southwark, London, UK
Period: Initially for one year subject to successful review

The ideal candidate would be someone who:


Main Requirements:

All applications should reach Tibet Foundation by email to phuntsog.wangyal@tibet-foundation.org AND info@tibet-foundation.org before or at the latest by 6pm on Friday 22nd December 2017.

Attach your CV, a statement to support your application and indicate why you are the right candidate, together with two references including one from the organisation where you are currently working, accompanied by your consent for the Foundation to contact referees directly.

Short listed applicants will be informed by Friday 12th January 2018. They will be asked to come for an interview on Saturday 27th January 2018. Further details of the interview will be sent out at that time.

Phuntsog Wangyal
Founding Trustee
Tibet Foundation
5 Westminster Bridge Road
London SE1 7XW
Phone: 44 (0)20 7930 6001
Website: www.tibet-foundation.org