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Due to expansion, Ferne Animal Sanctuary has four exciting new opportunities available:
Animal Care Attendant
40 hours per week (rota based including weekends)
live out/live in
Based Wambrook, Chard
Please Note! Kennel experiance or experiance working with dogs is essential for this position.
Closing Date: 3rd December
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£30,000 - £35,000 per year
Based Wambrook, Chard
Purchase Ledger Clerk
£8.08 per hour
21 hours per week - to be discussed
Reports to Finance Manager
Purpose of the Job
To ensure assist the Finance Manager / team at Ferne Animal Sanctuary.
Tasks & Responsibilities:
Input invoices on Supplier’s accounts using Sage
Reconcile Supplier’s statements to ledger
Make payments as per payment schedule
Resolution of queries with both Suppliers and Management Team
General Purchase Ledger tasks
Ensure all payments are allocated on the ledger in a timely manner
Ensure all credit notes on statement are utilised
Filing of payments etc.
The ideal candidate for the Purchase Ledger Clerk position will have the following skills, experience and qualifications:
A minimum of 2 years recent experience within Purchase Ledger
Excellent IT skills including Microsoft Packages
Excellent communication skills including both verbal and written
The ability to work effectively as part of a team
Good time management and organisational skills
Strong customer service and relationship building skills
A minimum of 5 GCSEs grade A - C including Maths and English
The ability to prioritise
Good attention to detail and accuracy
Friendly, calm and professional manner
The Sanctuary reserves the right to vary or amend the duties and responsibilities of the post-holder at any time according to its needs.Job Descriptions only reflect 80% of a role and are not an exhaustive list of duties. You will be expected to carry out other activities that are within the scope of the role.
Closing Date: Monday 30th November 2015
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Part Time Cleaner
16 hours per week – Mon 3.5 hrs, tues,weds, thurs 3 hours and fri 3.5hrs.
£7.11 per hour
Reports to Estate Manager
Purpose of the Job
To ensure the Sanctuary’s offices, toilets, kitchens, staff rest rooms, outbuildings and public areas are cleaned to the required standards. To report any site maintenance requirements to the Estates Manager.
Cleaning duties including (but not restricted to);
Polishing and dusting
Clean toilet areas
Clean internal and external windows and doors
Clean walls, woodwork, windowsills as required
Key tasks and responsibilities;
To provide a high quality cleaning service on the Sanctuary premises.
To ensure the front of house on-site catering facilities are kept in clean in accordance with food hygiene standards
Identify and undertake ad-hoc cleaning programs as and when required
To ensure all sundry supplies, for example hand towels are kept in adequate supply in the on-site facilities
To work within all areas in a professional manner
To attend training sessions as deemed necessary
To attend internal or external meetings as required (minimal)
To undertake all sundry and cleaning product stock ordering, control and rotation
To observe and comply with Health and Safety policy and procedure
To undertake any other reasonable management request within your skill and competence
To act as a key holder and uphold security on site in line with standards
To assist with site cleanliness prior to and during major events
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Assistant Charity Shop Manager
£7.27 PER HOUR
14 hours per week / 2 day rota
Due to expansion the Sanctuary is seeking to recruit a highly talented Assistant Charity Shop Manager with business acumen and a real passion for the retail environment.
As the Assistant Charity Shop Manager you will be responsible for the day to day operations and achievement of sales and profit targets. You will have the ability to lead and inspire staff and volunteers ensuring the delivery of exceptional customer service. You will act as an ambassador for Ferne Animal Sanctuary building on the excellent brand.
It is essential you have management experience. You will demonstrate energy, flexibility, innovation and strong interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of people. You will have excellent organisational abilities and a working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages.
Closing Date: MONDAY 30th NOVEMBER 2015
Please be aware CV applications for this role it will not be considered. Late applications will not be accepted.
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