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Posted: 8 Jun 2022
Deadline: 30 Jun 2022
Compensation: £20,028 per year
Paid Full-time Permanent
About our organisation
The Soil Association, formed in 1946, is the only UK charity which works across the spectrum of human health, the environment and animal welfare. That’s because we cannot tackle these issues in isolation.
We campaign for change, we support farming innovation, we serve healthy food in communities, we support and grow the organic market, and we protect forests.We couldn't do any of this without our supporters, partners, donors and dedicated staff. We make a difference in the world where it’s needed the most.
About the opportunity
We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our busy Allocations and Inspectorate Support team to help administer our inspections. The role is varied and often challenging, as the Allocations team are responsible for a diverse range of tasks, from the effective planning of inspections to answering queries from licensees, inspectors, other certification teams and third-party partners.
You will have administrative experience within an office environment; excellent communication skills and experience of using databases. It would also be beneficial to have customer service experience, logistics administration experience and a good understanding of UK geography.
We offer a range of financial and lifestyle benefits to all our employees, including:
27 days annual holiday increasing to 30 days with length of service plus bank holidays
Pension scheme with ethical investment options and employer contribution
Free membership of the Soil Association and discounts on organic produce
Volunteer days to give back to the local community or support green initiatives
Family friendly policies and flexible working
Cycle to work scheme
Sociable and engaging workplace of professionals that share a passion for healthy, sustainable lifestyle and produce
37.5 hours per week
Bristol/Hybrid - 2 days office based per week
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About Soil Association
Our organisation started in 1946 to pioneer a better world – one where we can all farm, eat and live healthily in balance with the environment. Our team of around 250 employees have been working with this vision for positive change ever since. We’re farming, growing, buying, cooking and eating. We’re campaigning, lobbying and certifying. We’re running research programmes that pave the way for change. And we’re inspiring millions of people to take their own step towards a sustainable future.