Manchester, Greater Manchester
£30,000 - £35,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About this vacancy

Vegetarian for Life is the leading authority on diet and healthy living advice for older vegans and vegetarians. We work with a diverse variety of stakeholders, including some of the UK's biggest care chains and food suppliers; government; and partner NGOs, to support and protect older vegans and vegetarians.

As we continue to expand our work, we have a vacancy for a Senior Administrator. You will work closely with and support the CEO with a range of critical charity functions. You will effectively deliver administrative support, oversee volunteer liaison, work with suppliers, partners and contractors, and deputise for the CEO when required. Additionally, you will manage a small team of staff and contractors.

We are looking for an experienced, reliable and detail orientated individual with well-rounded experience in senior administrative support, ideally in a charity setting.

The ideal candidate will be confident in dealing with a multitude of internal and external stakeholders; have a good head for numbers; confidence in managing invoice payments and processes; and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Some direct line management experience is preferred.

This role is primarily office based (subject to legal restrictions relating to COVID-19) at our office in Fallowfield, Manchester. There may be some occasional UK travel required for events and meetings, and you must be prepared and willing to travel for this role.

In line with the charity’s core values, you should be a committed vegan or vegetarian.

Salary and benefits:

  • From £30,000 p.a. (£15.38 per hour)
  • In the region of 37.5 hours per week – full time
  • 6% contribution to group personal pension plan
  • Generous 38 days of annual leave p.a.
  • Supportive and positive working environment

Closing date: 31 May 2021

More information: For more details, including the Person Specification, please download our Job Description. Applications should be made with a covering letter (no more than 2 pages of A4) along with a CV, details of current salary, and how your meet the Person Specification.

Application Instructions

For more details, including the Person Specification, please download our Job Description. Applications should be made with a covering letter (no more than 2 pages of A4) along with a CV, details of current salary, and how you meet the Person Specification.

Posted on: 10 May 2021
Closed date: 31 May 2021
Tags: Admin, Management

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