Closing Date: 11/07/2019

Trust Officer, West Midlands – Part time – 17.5 hours per week (some evening and weekend work is required)

Salary £18,500

Based at the offices of the West Midlands Synod of the United Reformed Church in Yardley, Birmingham. Responsibilities include:

  • Carrying out the responsibilities attached to the post of Company Secretary
  • Acting as Secretary to the meetings of the Resources & Compliance Committee (RCC) and the Trust Company Board.
  • Preparing papers and agenda for Trust Board Meetings and RCC meetings.
  • Being the principal point of contact with the Synod’s solicitors
  • Working with the Property Officer to take the lead in transactions relating to land and property
  • Alerting local churches and others to changes in relevant legislation

We are looking for someone who is:

  • An excellent administrator
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Able to prioritise work in the face of conflicting demands
  • Familiar with church structures
  • Able to represent the Synod and the United Reformed Church

Application pack available from Helen Cavaco, Synod Office, Digbeth-in-the-Field URC, Moat Lane, Yardley, Birmingham B26 1TW

Tel: 0121 783 1177    E-mail:

Closing date for applications: Thursday 11th July 2019

Interviews: Tuesday 23rd July 2019 at the Synod Office



 Applicants should state any involvement with church matters and the United Reformed Church in particular where this is relevant.

 A statement setting out the reasons why they are interested in the Trust Officer post must also be included.