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IJF PETER O’SULLEVAN CENTRE MANAGER and IJF ADMINISTRATOR / RECEPTIONIST

Job Reference: 00799411
Date Posted: 12 April 2019
Employer: Injured Jockeys Fund
Location: Newmarket
Salary: Market Rate
Sector: Administration; Healthcare & Medical > Administration / Admissions, Management
Job Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 13 May 2019

Job Description

The Injured Jockeys Fund is delighted to announce the opening of its brand new and purpose-built Rehabilitation Centre in Newmarket, the historic home of racing. To fully-skill this new centre, we seek a professional team to work for this respected charity.

IJF PETER O’SULLEVAN CENTRE MANAGER

A Centre Manager is sought to manage the Injured Jockeys Fund’s newly constructed Rehabilitation and Fitness Centre, Peter O’Sullevan House in Newmarket. We are looking for a person with strong all-round management experience, who will become the face of this new facility and represent the IJF in the local/national racing community.

Applicants must have:

• Management experience of working in a multi-faceted environment

• Experience of general housing /maintenance issues including a full understanding of Health & Safety and Risk Management.

• Good IT skills to manage our computerised booking system, plus sound financial housekeeping abilities

• A strong team-working ethic and leadership experience

• An interest in and understanding of racing is essential

Remuneration is commensurate with knowledge/experience but will be circa £37,500. A clean driving licence is required.

The position is a full-time permanent role, working on a variable roster to ensure Centre accessibility from 0800 until 2000 hours, Monday to Friday. There may be occasional weekend working. All appointments will be subject to full DBS and reference checks.

Applications close midday Monday 13 May 2019

First interviews to take place 03 June 2019

 

IJF ADMINISTRATOR / RECEPTIONIST

The IJF is seeking an experienced administrator/receptionist to support our new IJF Centre Manager at Peter O’Sullevan House, Newmarket.

Duties will include deputising for the Centre Manager in their absence, working in partnership with the Centre Manager to support the day-to-day running of the office, carrying out routine H&S tests such as pool and fire alarm testing, as well as other duties associated with routine administration, invoicing and other office functions. A professional  and personable disposition is essential, as you will be the first point of contact for all IJF visitors.

A minimum of three years’ experience is required as well as a familiarity with Microsoft Outlook and an ability to learn other in-house databases and systems.

Remuneration is commensurate with knowledge/experience but will be circa £19,000 to £21,000. The position is a full-time permanent role, working on a variable roster to ensure Centre accessibility from 0800 until 2000 hours, Monday to Friday. There may be occasional weekend working. All appointments will be subject to full DBS and reference checks.

Applications close midday Monday 13 May 2019

First interviews to take place 03 June 2019

To apply for either of the above positions, in the first instance please send a covering letter and c.v. to: Ms M McNaught, Office Manager, IJF, 15 Kings Court, Willie Snaith Road, Newmarket, CB8 7SG or by email to Maddie@ijf.org.uk Successful applicants will be sent a form to complete, as part of the application process. We regret that we will not be able to respond to all applicants. If you have not heard from us by 13 May, 2019, please take it that on this occasion, we will not be taking your application further.

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