Andover, Hampshire

£30,000 pro rata

Permanent, Part-time

About the organisation

Action around Bethlehem Children with Disability is a UK based charity that has been working in the West Bank for over 30 year... Read more

Job Description

Action around Bethlehem Children with Disability (ABCD) is a small humanitarian charity working at grassroots level to improve the lives of children with disabilities in the West Bank, regardless of faith, race or gender. The charity has been operating for over 35 years and in that time has raised in excess of 3 million pounds and helps over 2,000 children a year. In short, we are a small charity that packs a big punch.

ABCD is a tight-knit team with family values at its heart working together towards one common goal. Our team is made up of the Chair, ten Trustees, Honorary Treasurer and a Junior Administrator.

The successful candidate will be able to work from home three and a half days a week with half a day a week in the charity office near Andover, Hampshire, and quarterly meetings in central London.

We are seeking an individual who has proven experience as an executive administrator or similar position and who can work as part of this close team to provide excellent administrative support to the Chair and Trustees.

The successful candidate will have;

  • Full comprehension of office management systems and procedures
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office
  • Exemplary planning and time management skills
  • Confidence using office gadgets and applications
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise daily workload
  • High level verbal and written communications skills
  • Discretion and confidentiality
  • Social media experience
  • Awareness of the political sensitivities of being a humanitarian charity working in Palestine
  • Clean UK driving license
  • DBS check will be required

Responsibilities include;

  • Arranging dates and venues of all meetings; preparing agendas; taking and distributing minutes
  • Organising itineraries and logistics for field visits
  • Supporting the Fundraising Committee in the organising of charitable events
  • Managing communications including social media and newsletters
  • Identifying appropriate trusts and grants and assisting in the preparation of proposals
  • Co-ordinating with the Junior Administrator

The successful candidate will be very literate, creative, and energetic with good organisational skills and the ability to manage a diverse workload.

This is an extraordinary position allowing the successful candidate a challenging and interesting role within a unique environment. Flexi time to fit around school times and holidays will be considered, thus offering a generous salary whilst being able to work from home and maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Application closing date: 29th May with interviews held week commencing 10th June

Please send CV and cover letter.