Thirsk Community Care
Please apply in writing, including an up-to-date CV, to Tina Chamberlain, Chief Officer: email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date: 18th January 2019
Hours per week: 37 hours (9am – 5pm : Monday to Friday)
Salary: £15,581 per year full time 37 hours
Location: 14a Market Street, Thirsk, YO7 1LD
Thirsk Community Care is a small but well-established charity based in the market town of Thirsk. Founded in 1978 to support people in need in the community, we offer a wide range of services including a community car scheme, sitting and befriending service, a women’s support project and various children’s schemes. We are only able to deliver our services due to a small but committed team of staff and an army of volunteers.
This is a new full-time role and the Finance & Operations Assistant will play a key role in ensuring the smooth running of the organisation, becoming an important member of a committed, driven team of people looking to make a difference in the local community.
Duties in brief: reception duties, providing all visitors with initial assistance and information, finance and marketing support and general admin duties
The successful candidate will:
be IT literate, particularly in Microsoft Word and Excel
preferably have working knowledge of Sage accounting software – not essential
be of professional appearance with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, helpful attitude
have excellent use of English language, both written and verbal, and superb attention to detail
be able to communicate effectively with all members of the community and work alongside colleagues, partners and Trustees