Vacancies

Services Administrator (£18,000 – £21,000 pro rata)

Part-time, 26.25 hours per week. Based in Andover, Hampshire.

There is some flexibility of how the 26.25 hours are to be worked, however the working week must consist of at least one day a week working until 5pm.

The Macular Society aims to beat the fear and isolation of macular disease by funding world-class research and providing the best advice and support. As part of our five-year strategy, we are committed to double the number of people who benefit from advice and support from our services across the UK.

This purpose of this role is to provide administrative support to the Regional Admin Manager; including the support of our local peer group network and supporting volunteers across the UK.

You will be working with a great team, using your administrative skills across a wide variety of tasks, supporting 16 Regional Managers, and over 1500 volunteers. You will also provide 5.25 hours administrative support to our Professional Liaison Officer.

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Please address any questions by email to Angela Jackson, Regional Administration Manager, Angela.J@macularsociety.org  (will reply after 27 Aug)

To apply please email your CV with a covering letter to recruitment@macularsociety.org.

Closing date: 5pm Tuesday 3 September 2019

Interviews: Held in Andover, Wednesday 18 or Thursday 19 September 2019

 

Digital Manager (£35,000 - £40,000)

Full Time. Based in Andover, Hampshire, with opportunity for some home working.

Are you an experienced Digital Manager who would love to use your skills to help us Beat Macular Disease?

Every day, around 300 people are diagnosed with macular disease.  It’s the biggest cause of sight loss in the UK.  Macular disease is cruel and isolating.  It steals your sight, your independence, and your ability to do the things you love.  There is only one way to Beat Macular Disease for good.  We must fund more research now, until we find a cure, or find treatments that stop it in its tracks.

The Macular Society is working to deliver our ultimate ambition – to Beat Macular Disease for the next generation.  We are determined to end the fear and isolation of macular disease with world-class research and the best advice and support.

We are undergoing significant changes, with a transformational new strategy to multiply our income in order to fund research that will find a cure.  This new role is responsible for driving and overseeing production and delivery of engaging multi-channel content to attract and engage new supporters and inspire our audiences to support and advocate our work

If you have substantial experience in digital marketing/digital engagement/digital fundraising, including planning, evaluating and delivering successful campaigns that drive response across social, PPC, email, display and site optimisation then we want to hear from you.

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Please address any questions by email to Emma Malcolm at emma.malcolm@macularsociety.org

To apply: please email your CV with a covering letter to: recruitment@macularsociety.org

Closing date: Wednesday 4 September 2019
Interviews: 17 and 18 September 2019

 

Database Administrator

Fixed Term Contract (13 months maternity cover). Salary circa £24,000. Full time (37.5 hours per week). Based in Andover, Hampshire. 

The Macular Society aims to beat the fear and isolation of macular disease by funding world-class research and providing the best advice and support.

As part of the database team, the Database Administrator will play a key role in helping to drive improved performance and strategic decision making for the Society.

Reporting to the database manager, the successful applicant will work within the database team developing processes, programs and reports to support the growth of the Society and our CRM database (CARE).

Applicants must have a minimum 3 years’ programming experience including SQL programming and query writing and previous experience of CRM databases and database administration including data selection, data import and export, update and report writing. Experience of SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), job automation tools and data segmentation using complex selection criteria is desirable.

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To apply: please email your CV with a covering letter explaining why this role interests you and what you would bring to it to: recruitment@macularsociety.org

Closing date: Thursday 25th July 2019

Interview date: Wednesday 7th August 2019

 

Finance Assistant (£21,000 - £24,000 FTE)

30 Hours per week (Working pattern flexible). Based in Andover, Hampshire.

Are you somebody who would love to use your excellent finance skills to help us Beat Macular Disease?

Every day, around 300 people are diagnosed with macular disease.  It’s the biggest cause of sight loss in the UK.  Macular disease is cruel and isolating.  It steals your sight, your independence, and your ability to do the things you love.  There is only one way to Beat Macular Disease for good.  We must fund more research now, until we find a cure, or find treatments that stop it in its tracks.

The Macular Society is working to deliver our ultimate ambition – to Beat Macular Disease for the next generation.  We are determined to end the fear and isolation of macular disease with world-class research and the best advice and support.

Working closely with the Head of Finance, you will help us to continue to improve and develop.  This role will support the preparation of monthly accounts, annual budget and year end audit.  You will use your finance and administration skills to ensure our finance systems and procedures help support robust and sustainable growth of the Society – to help us Beat Macular Disease.

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Please address any questions by email to Karen Noble at karen.n@macularsociety.org

To apply please email your CV with a covering letter to: recruitment@macularsociety.org

Closing date: Wednesday 24th July 2019

Interviews: Wednesday 14th August 2019

 

Volunteer roles

Press & PR volunteer

Head office, Andover

The Macular Society aims to beat the fear and isolation of macular disease by funding world-class research and providing the best advice and support. We are a national charity, based in Andover, supporting more than 15,000 members.

Our busy Press and PR team need a hand! We are looking for a volunteer with experience in PR or communications to give around 5 hours a week to help us raise awareness of this devastating condition.

Tasks could include:
• Keeping up to date with relevant press stories.
• Updating media contacts database.
• Helping service users share their stories with the media.
• Some admin duties to support the team.

If you are able to help please contact Felicity Crump at felicity.crump@macularsociety.org or call 01264 321 987.