Chief Executive – JUSTICE

Striving for a fair, accessible, and equal justice system.

In the current environment our purpose may seem a daunting one. But we anticipate that won’t deter our new CE. We seek an exceptional leader, because our work is challenging, complex and impacts upon millions of lives.

Location(s): London
Closing date: Mon 20 Sep 2021
Salary: Circa £100,000

About the role

JUSTICE is the leading law reform and human rights organisation working to strengthen the UK justice system. Our research and analysis develop ideas for law reform, drawing on national and international expertise, including that of our membership. This crucial work is often done without fanfare. Yet our voice is a hugely important one, and that is down to the leadership of our CE.

We are a small hard-working staff­ team, and a highly reputable Board of Trustees and Council. With brilliant relationship management skills, and a deep understanding of the UK justice system, you will ensure that our work remains credible and evidence-based. If you can appreciate the distinctiveness of this leadership opportunity, do get in touch to find out more.

Key contact

Jim Green at Campbell Tickell is available for an informal discussion. You can try him on 07375 886036 or for a booked call, email

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stage 2 interviews
Mon 20 Sep 2021 at 12 noon Fri 1 Oct 2021 Fri 22 Oct 2021

How to apply

Please download and review the recruitment pack and associated documents below:

Send an up to date CV and supporting statement, detailing how you meet the criteria for this role using the person specification, along with your completed declaration form. We advise that your supporting statement is no longer than 3 pages and your CV no more than 3 pages. Your CV must contain dates worked and a brief description of your key responsibilities for each role including consultancy/project work.

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Chief Executive – JUSTICE

Location(s): London
Closing date: Mon 20 Sep 2021
Salary: Circa £100,000

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