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.

  • Finance Assistant - Credit Control

    Hours
    28 per week
    Salary
    £17,328 per annum (£21,660 pro rata per annum)
    Contract
    Part-time - Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Friday 2 September 2016
    Interview
    Monday 19 September 2016

    We have a vacancy for a self-reliant and motivated individual who is looking to build on their previous experience in a credit control environment, and seeking to develop a wider skill-set in a finance department.

    In this role, you will report directly to the Financial Controller and work closely with the commercial events booking team. You must have the ability to deal effectively with customer queries and have experience of working with financial and booking systems, along with a proven track record of working in a financial environment.

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

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  • Programme Developer - Forced Migration

    Hours
    35 per week
    Salary
    £38,002 per annum
    Contract
    Fixed Term - 1 Year
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Monday 12 September 2016 - 9am
    Interview
    Thursday 22 September 2016

    Britain Yearly Meeting is a radical church with a deep commitment to peace, integrity, equality, simplicity and sustainability. Quaker Peace & Social Witness (QPSW), is a hub within the organisation for action on peace and social justice.

    Quakers have been taking action on Forced Migration in huge numbers all over Britain. But what can QPSW most usefully contribute? We are seeking an informed and strategic person to scope and develop ideas for new work over an initial period of 12 months.

    The post requires experience of designing and delivering change-making and movement. Can you work well with people in a diverse range of settings, from community groups to policy makers? Do you have up to date knowledge of current issues relating to forced migration? And experience of effective campaigning work with strong communication skills? Then please apply!

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  • Food Services Assistant

    Hours
    15 per week
    Salary
    £9,282 per annum (£21,600 per annum pro rata)
    Contract
    Part Time - Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Wednesday 31 August 2016
    Interview
    Monday 5 September 2016

    Friends House (London) Hospitality Ltd is seeking an experienced Barista to work in our busy café opposite Euston Station.

    Working as part of a team, you will be serving over 300 customers a day in our busy café and be responsible for making expert coffees and helping to create a welcoming environment for our customers.

    The successful applicant will have good spoken and written communication skills and be customer focused. You will be offered a starting salary of £21,660 (pro rata), 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 due to the flexible nature of our business, shift patterns will vary, but are 5 days out of 7, including weekend and evening work.

    If you want to know more, we are holding an OPEN DAY from 10am on WEDNESDAY, 24th AUGUST 2016. This is your opportunity to come along and meet the team and find out more about this opportunity.

    To apply for this role, send your CV to Quakeremploy@quaker.org.uk. For further information about Friends House Hospitality, go to http://www.friendshouse.co.uk/ and for further information about the role, go to www.quaker.org.uk/jobs

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  • Housekeeping Team Supervisor

    Hours
    35 per week (5 shifts)
    Salary
    £22,418 per annum
    Contract
    Full Time (Temporary to Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Wednesday 31 August 2016
    Interview
    Thursday 8 September 2016

    Are you up to an amazing challenge to keep a unique City building clean? Are you an experienced team player with a cleaning supervision background? If your answer is yes, act now and apply for this fantastic opportunity!

    You will be working as part of a team, supervising and overseeing a team of 6, ensuring our values and high standards are delivered promptly, whilst having the opportunity to learn and develop in an exceptional work environment.

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

    You will be offered a starting salary of £22,418, with an annual increase, exceptional pension scheme and holiday allowance and career progression in a fast growing business.

    If you want to know more, we are holding an OPEN DAY from 10am on WEDNESDAY, 24th AUGUST 2016. This is your opportunity to come along and meet the team and find out more about this opportunity.

    To apply for this role, send your CV to Quakeremploy@quaker.org.uk. For further information about Friends House Hospitality, go to http://www.friendshouse.co.uk/ and for further information about the role, go to www.quaker.org.uk/jobs

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  • Housekeeping Team Member

    Hours
    35 per week
    Salary
    £11 per hour (£20,228 per annum)
    Contract
    Full Time - Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Wednesday 31 August 2016
    Interview
    Thursday 8 September 2016

    Are you up to an amazing challenge to keep a unique City building clean? Are you an experienced team player with cleaning background? If your answer is yes, act now and take this fantastic opportunity!

    You will be working as part of a team, to keep the public areas and offices clean, ensuring our values and high standards are followed, whilst you have the opportunity to learn and develop in an exceptional work environment.

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

    You will be offered a starting salary of £20,228, with an annual increase, exceptional pension scheme and holiday allowance and career progression in a fast growing business.

    If you want to know more, we are holding an OPEN DAY from 10am on WEDNESDAY, 24th AUGUST 2016. This is your opportunity to come along and meet the team and find out more about this opportunity.

    To apply for this role, send your CV to Quakeremploy@quaker.org.uk. For further information about Friends House Hospitality, go to http://www.friendshouse.co.uk/ and for further information about the role, go to www.quaker.org.uk/jobs

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  • Room Steward Team Member - Permanent

    Hours
    15 per week (3 shifts)
    Salary
    £11 per hour pro rata (£20,228 per annum pro rata)
    Contract
    Part Time - Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Wednesday 31 August 2016
    Interview
    Tuesday 6 September 2016

    Are you up to an amazing challenge to keep 2000 customers happy? Are you an experienced team player with a conference or hotel background? If your answer is yes, act now and take this fantastic opportunity!

    You will be working as part of a team, setting up and down meeting rooms, ensuring our values and high standards are followed whilst you have the opportunity to learn and develop in an exceptional work environment.

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

    You will be offered a starting salary of £20,228 pro rata, with an annual increase, exceptional pension scheme and holiday allowance and career progression in a fast growing business.

    If you want to know more, we are holding an OPEN DAY from 10am on WEDNESDAY, 24th AUGUST 2016. This is your opportunity to come along and meet the team and find out more about this opportunity.

    To apply for this role, send your CV to Quakeremploy@quaker.org.uk. For further information about Friends House Hospitality, go to http://www.friendshouse.co.uk/ and for further information about the role, go to www.quaker.org.uk/jobs

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  • Room Steward Team Member - Fixed Term

    Hours
    15 Per week (3 shifts)
    Salary
    £11 per hour pro rata (£20,228 per annum pro rata)
    Contract
    Part Time - Six Months Fixed Term
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Wednesday 31 August 2016
    Interview
    Tuesday 6 September 2016

    Are you up to an amazing challenge to keep 2000 customers happy? Are you an experienced team player with a conference or hotel background? If your answer is yes, act now and take this fantastic opportunity!

    You will be working as part of a team, setting up and down meeting rooms, ensuring our values and high standards are followed whilst you have the opportunity to learn and develop in an exceptional work environment.

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

    You will be offered a starting salary of £20,228 pro rata, with an annual increase, exceptional pension scheme and holiday allowance and career progression in a fast growing business.

    If you want to know more, we are holding an OPEN DAY from 10am on WEDNESDAY, 24th AUGUST 2016. This is your opportunity to come along and meet the team and find out more about this opportunity.

    To apply for this role, send your CV to Quakeremploy@quaker.org.uk. For further information about Friends House Hospitality, go to http://www.friendshouse.co.uk/

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  • Events and Committee Services Officer

    Hours
    35 per week
    Salary
    £31,407 per annum
    Contract
    Full Time - Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Monday 12 September 2016
    Interview
    Wednesday 21 September 2016

    We are seeking a well organised individual to provide high level support to a range of Quaker committees and events. The role includes acting as the committee secretary to a busy committee and requires a high level of attention to detail, ability to work quickly, creatively and accurately under pressure. In addition, you will be required to support several events each year with a variety of aims and audiences.

    As a member of the Events and Committee Services Team, you will join us in providing support and administration to the main governance committees of Quakers in Britain and contribute to the strategic development, planning and delivery of key events.

    Quakers have a way of life that is built upon the principles of truth, equality, peace and simplicity. There is a long-held commitment to putting faith into direct action in the world. Some of that work is centrally managed and overseen by governance committees of Quakers themselves.

    Some weekend and evening work is required with occasional extended periods away at events.

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  • Personal Assistant to Management Meeting

    Hours
    35 per week
    Salary
    £31,407 per annum
    Contract
    Full Time - Fixed term - 2 years
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Monday 19 September 2016
    Interview
    Wednesday 28 September 2016

    We are seeking a self-motivated PA / EA to support 4 members of the senior management team. This new role gives the opportunity to be involved in a range of activities across the organisation. You will assist Management Meeting in managing, planning, monitoring, drafting papers and developing systems. Strong administrative experience is crucial to ensure cohesive and effective support of the management team, as is the ability to manage multiple diaries.

    A high level of attention to detail is required, as well as the ability to work quickly, creatively and accurately under pressure.

    Quakers have a way of life that is built upon the principles of truth, equality, peace and simplicity. There is a long-held commitment to putting faith into direct action in the world. Some of that work is centrally managed and overseen by governance committees of Quakers themselves.

    Some weekend and evening work is required with occasional extended periods away at events.

    For further information about Quakers, go to http://www.quaker.org.uk/about-quakers

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  • Meeting and Donor Relations Leader

    Hours
    35 per week
    Salary
    £45,983 per annum
    Contract
    Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Thursday 15 September 2016
    Interview
    Monday 26 September 2016

    Are you supportive, persuasive and approachable? Do you care about the details whilst still seeing the bigger picture? Are you a great communicator and an even better listener? Can you talk about money without embarrassment?

    Britain Yearly Meeting seeks a talented and committed individual to become our Meeting & Donor Relations Leader. You will make sure that role-holders running Quaker meetings are well supported, that our communications with members are effective, find ways to engage Quakers with the work done nationally in their name, and lead BYM's fundraising efforts.

    You'll join our Communication & Services Department to lead a team of 8-10 colleagues, who work on behalf of BYM Trustees and Quaker Life Central Committee to deliver services and communicate effectively to Quaker meetings, and to raise income from contributions, legacies and grants.

    You'll need a good feel for what makes the Quaker community tick, bold ideas for how to excite and involve them, excellent interpersonal skills, and line management experience. If you've done some fundraising too, we'd like to hear about it.

    Could this be you? If so, we'd like to meet you!

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