£22,800 per year
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

Location: Cardiff Office
Hours: Part-time, 28 hours per week
Salary: £28,500pa pro-rata, £22,800 actual
Home Working Allowance: N /A
Benefits: Read more about what we offer
Contract type: Permanent
Travel: Occasional travel across Wales and UK
Closing date: 12.00pm on Monday 24th February 2020

Download the job description and person specification (available on our website)


We have ambitious plans for growth in Wales and are seeking an experienced, organised and driven Business Administration Manager to support our operations in Wales. You will be joining a passionate team providing high quality services to people with arthritis of all ages across Wales.

The Business Administration Manager is a new role in Wales and our successful candidate will be self-motivated, have strong leadership and organisational skills, finance and budget administration skills and the ability to work under minimum supervision.

The next few years represent a unique opportunity for us to do more, more effectively, to positively impact on the lives of people with arthritis across Wales.

This is an exciting opportunity to make your mark in a dynamic evolving charity.

About the role

Reporting to the Wales Director, the Business Administration Manager will be responsible for shaping the Wales administration function and its activities. You will manage the team’s operational workload, setting objectives, prioritising activities, monitoring and advising on progress and identifying and supporting team development.

You will drive and oversee the smooth day to day running of our office in Cardiff and ensure the highest standards of administration of the charity’s services & support including working in liaison with our UK and Nation teams.

Key requirements

Our ideal candidate will be competent in managing change, a self-motivated leader who can multi-task, has a high attention to detail, is organised and makes things happen. You will have experience of:

  • Recruiting, developing and managing an administration team
  • Developing, embedding and managing efficient business systems and processes within a complex changing environment
  • Managing financial transactions and maintaining financial/funding information, including budget monitoring and management
  • Maintaining effective systems for managing a safe, well-functioning office environment
  • Excellent IT skills

How to apply

To apply you MUST submit:?

  1. Completed application form (available on our website), clearly demonstrating how you meet the key requirements and competencies set out in the job description and person specification (available on our website)?
  2. Please include where you’ve seen this role advertised?

Email your completed application by 12.00pm, Monday 24th February 2020. Please view our website for more details and where to e-mail


Interviews expected: Monday 3rd March at Cymru Versus Arthritis Office, Cardiff

About us

Arthritis causes pain, fatigue and isolation for 17.8 million people in the UK every single day. It can impact on the ability to work, our relationships and take away our independence. We don’t accept this.

We are Versus Arthritis. We are volunteers, healthcare professionals, researchers and friends, all doing everything we can to push back against arthritis. We’re reaching out to everybody with the information and support they need, funding vital research and changing the way society sees arthritis. Together we’ll keep running, researching, influencing, volunteering, advising, chatting, baking, listening. We won’t stop until no-one has to tolerate living with the pain, fatigue and isolation of arthritis.

Join us and use your skills, knowledge, passion and energy to help us defy arthritis.

Read more about what we do, working for us and what we offer.

Happy to Talk Flexible Working

Promoting Equality in the workplace

Versus Arthritis is a Registered Charity No: 207711 and in Scotland No. SC041156

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Posted on: 07 February 2020
Closed date: 24 February 2020
Tags: Management

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