Manchester, Greater Manchester
£25,000 - £27,500 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

MANCBreakthrough UK have an exciting opportunity for an Office and Business Manager to join their team based in North Manchester.


Job Title: Office and Business Manager

Location: North Manchester

Salary: £25,000 – £27,500 per annum negotiable depending on experience
Hours: 35 hours per week


About Breakthrough UK


Breakthrough UK is an organisation of disabled people, working to promote the rights, responsibilities and respect of disabled people in society. We seek to influence public policy and we work with businesses, VCSE organisations, employers and individual disabled people to remove barriers to employment and participation in society. We provide a range of front line services to disabled people to enable independent living and exercise choice and control in their lives. Our policies and working practices are based on the Social Model of Disability.            


Breakthrough UK is an equal opportunities employer and particularly welcomes applications from disabled candidates. As a disabled people’s organisation, 75% of our Board Members are disabled people and over 60% of our current staff are disabled people.


As a member of our Company Management Team you will manage and co-ordinate our business, office and financial systems. You will ensure compliance with all statutory requirements as a company limited by guarantee and as a registered charity. You also fulfil the role of Company Secretary.


Key Tasks of the post:


- To lead and be responsible for the effective operation of the Breakthrough business systems and office environment

- To Administer and Manage Business and Financial systems

- To ensure compliance with all statutory requirements as a company limited by guarantee and as a registered charity

- To fulfil the role of Company Secretary


You do not have to have had experience in all these areas – we need someone who has the enthusiasm and confidence to learn new skills and make this new role their own.


You will also share our commitment to equality of opportunity and will be joining an ambitious organisation with strong social values and business ethics working in a dynamic environment.

Breakthrough offers excellent terms and conditions – 36 days annual leave (inclusive of all Bank Hols) flexible working hours and solid staff supervision and support.


We are looking for a confident individual who has excellent organisational skills and wants to step up into a role in which they can develop and grow.


You will have the following qualities:


- Experienced in an office management / administration or a financial role

- Excellent interpersonal, relationship building and communication skills

- Analytical skills and business acumen in financial management


You will have experience and confidence of using a computerised accounting system or database

Excellent multitasker and organiser with resilience and ability to manage time effectively while working in a fast-paced, challenging environment and deal with complex and confidential issues.

Resourceful and proactive, with skill to work accurately and meet strict deadlines.


Deadline for applications: 9.00 am on Monday 26th August 2019

Interview Dates: tbc 28th / 29th / 30th August 2019


Applications must be made on our standard Application Form. We do not accept CVs as part of our recruitment process.


To submit your application for this exciting Office and Business Manager opportunity, please click ‘Apply’ now to be directed to our website!

Posted on: 12 August 2019
Closed date: 26 August 2019
Job ref: 1208OBMMANC
Tags: Admin, Management