Communications Assistant (Admin) (part-time)

Yorkshire Cat Rescue has an exciting opportunity for a general assistant to undertake a range of duties, mainly administration and communications.

  • Hours - 20 per week, over 5 days, however flexible working may be considered.
  • Salary - £7.83 per hour
  • Location - Cross Roads, Keighley

Essential requirements: excellent standard of written English, good organisational skills, confident computer user, good communicator and team player.

It is also essential that the successful applicant is a cat lover and able to empathise with the aims and objectives of Yorkshire Cat Rescue.

The successful applicant will also be expected to demonstrate an understanding of, and be a user of, social media (eg Facebook, Twitter, Instagram),  along with a willingness to undertake a variety of tasks as required. He or she will also be required to update the charity’s website and must therefore be confident using WYSIWYG and understand the importance of layouts etc.

Organisational and communication skills and initiative are key to this role.

Job description: The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and managing much of the charity’s communication, including newsletters, social media updates, website updates and some correspondence.  There will also be a degree of organisation for fundraising events.

Please email your cv along with a covering letter explaining why you are perfect for this role to [email protected] or by post to Yorkshire Cat Rescue, Lower Pierce Close, Cross Roads, Keighley BD22 9AQ.  Please mark for the attention of Mrs S Atkinson.

  • Closing date: 18 November 2018
  • Interviews: 28 November 2018
  • Preferred start date: 7 January 2019