Market Harborough, Leicestershire

£25,000 per year pro rata

Permanent, Part-time

Job Description

Voluntary Action South Leicestershire (VASL) is a local charity dedicated to improving lives in the Harborough District and the wider community of Leicestershire. A few of the things we do:

  • Support carers throughout Leicestershire
  • Help young carers have a time and place to enjoy themselves and provide support
  • Prevent isolated older people from living disconnected lives
  • Provide information and support to those affected by Mental Health
  • Volunteer transport service

This is an exciting position that is ideal for someone who wants to make a difference in a charity that improves people’s lives in the local community.

This post is a permanent role at the heart of VASL’s operations and it is a prerequisite that the successful candidate will have advanced computer skills, relationship management and organisational skills.

You will be working with a welcoming, sociable, and hardworking team, and the job will include the following responsibilities:

 The smooth running of business support for our projects

  •  HR and communication
  •  External contract relationships and IT
  •  Website and social media management
  •  Preparation of payroll, payments, invoices, and expenses (payroll is handled by an external partner)
  •  Support to the Charity Manager

In return for your skills the post offers

  • A competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday a year plus bank holiday pro rata (for 37 hour full time post)
  • Up to 4 days office closure over Christmas
  • Time in lieu if required to work outside normal working hours
  • Pension

This is a busy, varied and rewarding role for a candidate with a can-do attitude.

Previous experience within the charity sector is preferred but not essential, although being a team player and having the ability to deal with matters in a confidential and sensitive manner is required.