Centre business administrator vacancy

We are looking for part time business administrator, whose main focus is to proactively manage all of The Green’s user bookings including both regular and one off hires to make the most efficient use of The Green’s three rooms taking into account commercial and community booking interests. 

You will also manage the office and admin processes and procedures at The Green to ensure that we deliver a high standard of service to the users booking The Green. 

You will work with Centre Manager to develop the centre in line with strategic direction and targets for either occupancy or income. 

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Application Guidance notes

To be considered for this post the Application Form and the EO form need to be received by 9am on the 15th October 2019



Centre Manager vacancy

We are looking for part time Centre Manager, who will will provide leadership and strategic direction to The Green community centre, its staff and volunteers in conjunction with the Nunhead’s Voice Board. 

The role will encompass all aspects of the charity’s activities, managing the staff team to provide an inspiring programme, an inclusive and welcoming community hub, and a clear focus on the safety and well-being of all staff, volunteers and centre users.

The Centre Manager will secure the financial stability and sustainability of The Green community centre through a mix of commercial and community use, providing financial stewardship and keeping Nunhead’s Voice board informed and able to make financial decisions.  You will ensure the team meet clear targets (occupancy or income) for both regular and one off hires.

The Centre Manager will also be responsible for developing a programme of community events and activities that furthers Nunhead’s Voice’s mission, supported by an active and effective fundraising strategy and an attractive volunteering programme. 

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Application Guidance notes

To be considered for this post the Application Form and the EO form need to be received by 9am on the 15th October 2019

Bookkeeper vacancy – now closed for applications

We are looking for an experienced accountant or bookkeeper to support the Green Community Centre with its financial management. The tasks in this role vary from processing income and payments in our finance system and managing the balance-sheet to preparing summary financial reports for our board. This is a flexible part-time role of approximately 1 day a week. It would suit someone comfortable with using finance systems, preferably QuickBooks.  Pay is up to £20 per hour depending on skills and experience.

Ideal candidate will have a finance qualification, be partly qualified or be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and experience of working as a bookkeeper, with practical finance experience. You will have a good knowledge of finance systems such as QuickBooks, Excel, and be confident dealing with people. You will also have strong communications skills and be comfortable multi-tasking. If you believe you have these skills, please apply.

To apply please send us your CV and a brief statement outlining why you are suitable for the job, along with the Equal opportunities form, to Jasmin Bukic, centre manager jasmin@nunheadsvoice.org.uk by 10:00 am on 18th February 2019. Please note, we will only be able to contact the shortlisted candidates, so if you have not heard from us by 21st February presume your application unsuccessful.

Main Job Duties:

  • Recording financial transactions in QuickBooks
  • Handling accounts payable and receivable
  • Managing profit and loss statements and balance sheets
  • Maintaining balance sheet ledgers
  • Filing historical records and retrieving necessary documents as required
  • Credit control
  • Monitoring debt levels and ensuring compliance with debt controls
  • Recording cash receipts and handling bank deposits
  • Maintaining petty cash
  • Matching transactions in QB and completing bank reconciliations
  • Preparing reports for the finance sub-committee and the board
  • Monitoring actuals versus budgets
  • Payroll processing
  • Additional bookkeeping duties as designated by management

Person specs

  • Working knowledge of accounting systems, preferably QuickBooks
  • Excellent working knowledge of Excel
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to manage and prioritise own workload
  • Good communication skills

Cleaner/caretaker vacancies

The Green Community Centre is looking for experienced cleaners/caretakers to join our team, to assist in maintaining good levels of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the centre by performing cleaning and caretaking duties. The post holder will also act as a weekend key holder and will be dealing with hirers and supporting them during this time. In addition, the post holders will be responsible for 1st hand maintenance of the centre and the garden. The person will need to have the flexibility to deal with issues within the centre with initiative and resourcefulness.

We offer a welcoming and professional environment within the community centre, and friendly and supportive staff team. The post holders will become an important member of the team in helping to maintain our community premises environment as well as being the face of the centre over the weekend.

This post is for 9 hours per week, hours of work will be mostly flexible but Saturday 12:00-17:00, 17:00-22:00 or Sunday 12:00-19:00 will be one of your shifts. During Monday to Friday, we are expecting 2 hours a day cleaning, preferably during early afternoon, or late evening. There is flexibility in work pattern so please let us know.

The Green Community Centre is a new community facility open to public in 2015 and since then has been at the heart of community activities of Nunhead. There is a wide range of activities catering for all ages and local residents use the centre as a private party venue during the weekends. Most of the private parties are for children’s birthdays, although we have also hosted fundraising events, christenings, weddings and funerals, festivals, workshops as well as many other events.

Please contact the centre manager Jasmin, mail info@nunheadsvoice.org.uk, tel: 020 773 26543 if you need any more details or have any questions . We are looking for the successful applicant to be able to start working with us by Monday 2nd July.

For more details about the centre and the vacancies please view our website www.thegreennunhead.org or our Facebook Page @thegreennunhead

Closing date for applications is 9am on Tuesday 19th June 2018. Please send us your completed applications to info@nunheadsvoice.org.uk

The job description, personal specifications and application form are downloadable via links below

Caretaker / cleaner job description and personal specification

Application form

Interviews will take place on Friday 22nd June 2018 at The Green Community Centre.

Work at The Green

We are looking for:

  • A Centre Administrator to be responsible for all aspects of both regular and one off user bookings, including contracts and invoicing, for the community centre
  • A Caretaker / Cleaner to be responsible for opening and closing the community centre for weekend afternoon / evening activities and cleaning it to a high standard, working to an agreed check list, ready for the next day’s activities

Closing date for applications: 26th April

Please see the Advertisements for Caretaker and Administrator 10042016.pdf for more details. Contact us for an application form and job description.

Fundraiser needed

The Green is a new community centre in Nunhead, opening this autumn. It will offer a programme of weekly activities as well as spaces for private hire. To achieve our ambition for The Green to be a hub for the whole community, we’re looking for a freelance fundraiser/community development worker who can help us at establish sustainable charitable income streams.

For now, we’re offering a six month, fixed rate contract of £1,000/month. Hours and location are flexible, but the successful candidate will need to deliver on agreed objectives and income targets. Based on achievement of initial objectives, we’d be willing to negotiate a longer term contract.

If you have the skills and experience needed to secure core and project funding, establishing productive partnerships with other local organisations, message us at thegreennunhead@gmail.com with your details for an initial chat.