Britain Yearly Meeting employs staff to carry out the centrally managed work of Quakers in Britain. Most of these jobs are located in the central offices, Friends House in London, unless otherwise stated. We aim to be an ethical employer, with a 1:4 ratio between our highest and our lowest paid staff. Britain Yearly Meeting is a Living Wage employer.

  • Welcome Host

    Hours
    35 per week
    Salary
    £24,803 per annum
    Contract
    Permanent
    Location
    Friends House
    Closing date:
    23 February 2020
    Interview
    3 March 2020

    Are you up to the amazing challenge of keeping 2,000 customers happy? Are you an experienced team-player with a conference venue or hotel background? If your answer is yes, act now and apply for this fantastic opportunity!

    You will be working as part of a team, meeting and greeting customers and ensuring our values and high standards are followed. You will also get the chance to learn and develop in an exceptional work environment.

    You will be offered a starting salary of £24,803 with an annual increase, exceptional pension scheme and holiday allowance, and career progression in a fast-growing business.

    Friends House is open from 0700 until 2300 hours and you will be on a rota system with hours varying on a weekly basis. You will work morning, evening and weekend shifts according to business needs.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and expect all our staff and volunteers to share and uphold this commitment.

    Quakers have a faith commitment to equality and encourage and welcome applications for posts from all sections of society. You do not have to be a Quaker to apply for this post, but we expect you to uphold the values of our organisation.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to equality in all of its employment practices.

    Job Information Application form website
  • Cleaning Team Member

    Hours
    15 and 20 per week
    Salary
    £12.30 per hour (£22,380 pro rata per annum)
    Contract
    Permanent - Part time
    Location
    Friends House
    Closing date:
    1 March 2020
    Interview
    10 March 2020

    Are you an experienced team-player with a cleaning background? Can you help us maintain one of London's historic buildings? If your answer is yes, act now to join our award-winning organisation.

    You will be working as part of a team to keep the building's offices and public areas clean, ensuring our values and high standards are met. You will also have the opportunity to learn and develop in a dynamic working environment.

    Working hours are typically 7am to 11pm weekdays and 7am to 10pm at weekends. You will be working on a rota system, with hours varying on a weekly basis. This includes morning, evening and weekend shifts according to business needs.

    You will be offered a starting salary of £22,380 (pro rata), with an annual increase, exceptional pension scheme and holiday allowance, and career progression in a fast-growing business.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and expect all our staff and volunteers to share and uphold this commitment.

    Quakers have a faith commitment to equality and encourage and welcome applications for posts from all sections of society. You do not have to be a Quaker to apply for this post, but we expect you to uphold the values of our organisation.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to equality in all of its employment practices.

    Job Information Application form website
  • Donor Care and Fundraising Support Officer

    Hours
    35 per week
    Salary
    £26,569 per annum
    Contract
    Permanent
    Location
    Friends House
    Closing date:
    6 March 2020
    Interview
    19 March 2020

    • About the role
    • Quakers in Britain have adopted an exciting new fundraising strategy, which aims to increase and develop sustainable sources of income. The Donor Care and Fundraising Support Officer plays a crucial role in our Fundraising Team. They ensure that all our donors receive excellent care, and that enquiries are dealt with warmly and efficiently. The post-holder also ensures that all donations are processed correctly, liaising with finance on a daily basis so that reconciliation is carried out in a timely and efficient way.
    • About you
    • You have a high level of attention to detail and good spoken and written English.
    • You have experience of providing administrative support and using a range of database management systems.
    • You have excellent financial numeracy skills.
    • You have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills to ensure our donors feel cared for and supported.

    Working for us

    Quakers are committed to equality and encourage applications from all sections of society. You do not have to be a Quaker to apply for this post, but we expect staff to uphold the values of our organisation. You can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a staff discount at Friends House Café and Restaurant, a season ticket loan, and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work–life balance.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and expect all our staff and volunteers to share and uphold this commitment.

    Quakers have a faith commitment to equality and encourage and welcome applications for posts from all sections of society. You do not have to be a Quaker to apply for this post, but we expect you to uphold the values of our organisation.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to equality in all of its employment practices.

    Job Information Application form website
  • Legacy Fundraiser

    Hours
    21 per week
    Salary
    £20,848 per annum (£34,748 pro rata per annum) – London scale
    Contract
    Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    5 March 2020
    Interview
    19 March 2020

    About the role

    Are you a legacy fundraiser? Would flexible working suit you? Britain Yearly Meeting has adopted an exciting new fundraising strategy and needs to expand and professionalise its fundraising capacity. We are looking for a legacy fundraiser to help us achieve this. For this role, we are open to the possibility of a range of flexible working arrangements, including remote working, flexible start and finish times (e.g. to allow for school drop-off and pick-up), or compressed hours.

    About you

    • You will be ambitious with a flexible approach to work and be excited by the opportunity to develop and launch a new and inspiring legacy promotional campaign.
    • You will have demonstrable experience in legacy fundraising, including developing and managing marketing campaigns and maintaining relationships.
    • You will have a sound understanding of what motivates individuals to leave legacies to charities, organisations campaigning for social change and faith-based bodies.
    • You will also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, demonstrating the ability to work collaboratively with a range of different stakeholders, including volunteers.

    Working for us

    You can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, staff discount at Friends House Café and Restaurant, a season ticket loan, and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work–life balance.

    Quakers have a faith commitment to equality and encourage and welcome applications for posts from all sections of society. You do not have to be a Quaker to apply for this post, but we expect you to uphold the values of our organisation.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and expect all our staff and volunteers to share and uphold this commitment.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to equality in all of its employment practices.


    Job Information Application form website