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The Humane League UK
Compensation: £39,000 - £43,500 per annum
Paid Full-time Flexible hours Permanent Remote working
Who we are:
The Humane League UK is a charity ending the abuse of animals raised for food by influencing the policies of the world's biggest companies, demanding legislation, and empowering others to take action. We're a mission-driven, energetic team focussed on problem-solving and effective teamwork, and have grown significantly over the last few years. Thanks to our targeted approach, our effectiveness in reducing animal suffering and our efficient use of donations, The Humane League has been named Top Charity by the independent evaluator Animal Charity Evaluators for every rating period.
We are seeking a Head of Operations to make their mark in ending the abuse of animals raised for food.
We will be holding a webinar on Monday 29th March at 8pm for you to find out more about the role and ask any questions you may have. If you’re interested, please register here. As it’s a webinar you’ll only be able to see the presenter and not others watching.
Who you are:
This role is ideal for a well organised, analytical and strategically-minded individual to lead our Operations team in the UK. Reporting to the Managing Director and sitting within the Leadership team, the successful candidate will be passionate about The Humane League’s mission of ending the abuse of animals raised for food.
The primary focus of the position is to support the operational side of the organisation designing policies, developing internal communication processes, overseeing staff well-being and implementing technological solutions. Working closely with other Leadership team members you’ll provide strategic thinking and contribute actively to the development of the organisation.
Managing the Financial Officer and HR Administrator and collaborating with other Leadership team members to facilitate support for the team and design internal processes for efficiency and success. This is an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to contribute towards creating long-lasting change for animals raised for food.
With the ability to multitask, you’ll need to be well organised, efficient and a good problem-solver. You’ll have the ability to work independently and as a member of a team in a fast-paced environment and be able to prioritise and manage multiple tasks effectively and efficiently.
Manages Finance Officer and HR Administrator
Leads, manages and develops all strategy for operations within the UK
Good to Know:
Our Employees all work remotely but still enjoy a supportive, collaborative environment. You will have access to a workplace pension, 25 days leave plus Public Holidays, flexible working hours, internet reimbursement, and family friendly policies. Professional learning and development is actively encouraged.
The Humane League is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive environment and being an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of colour and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. In compliance with laws and in furtherance of our commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, all applicants will receive unbiased consideration for employment without discrimination based on race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. To enable us to monitor our progress, we would be grateful if you would complete the short anonymous survey that will be sent to you after you have completed your application.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding accessibility, contact us and we will endeavour to work with you to make adjustments throughout the process.
At The Humane League, animal welfare is at the forefront of our everyday work and as such, many of our employees are vegan by personal choice. All of our events and workshops offer only plant-based meals.
We are looking to speak to a wide range of candidates with diverse backgrounds - #NonGraduatesWelcome
All applicants need to be:
Closing date: 18th April 2021
Don’t forget to sign up to the webinar on Monday 29th March 2021
You will hear from us after the application closing date passes. Once your application has been received and reviewed and we want to take it forward, our thorough interview process will follow this route:
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About The Humane League UK
The Humane League UK works relentlessly to end the abuse of animals raised for food. We focus our campaigns on the major food industries and businesses that profit from animal cruelty, exposing the reality of how animals are treated, and applying public pressure to secure change.