Employment and volunteering opportunities with Y Care International are advertised on this page and usually on BOND and charityjob.co.uk.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Location: London
Salary: £37,500 – £40,000 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting, dependent on experience
Contract: Permanent, full time
Deadline: Monday 26th February at 9am

Y Care International is looking for an energetic and experienced fundraiser who can develop our fundraising portfolio to realise significant growth in income across trusts and foundations, high value donor/ partnerships and corporate income streams.

You will lead development of a business development strategy working to develop and sustain a new business pipeline and to foster new and innovative products and services aligned with our strategy.

The successful candidate will be a targets driven with excellent relationship and communication skills and the determination to win support from existing and new sources of support and financial investment. Managing at two Senior Co-ordinators, you will be a strong leader of people and resource; motivating others to achieve our goals and with confident financial literacy. You need to be able to work flexibly and creatively to meet changing demands and confidentially communicate to others.

Commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Y Care International can only accept applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK (e.g. UK/EU citizen, valid UK work permit). Regrettably Y Care International cannot help with sponsorship applications for work visas.

How to apply:

Download the job description and person specification

Please send a current CV and one-page covering letter to recruitment@ycareinternational.org under the subject header ‘Business Development Manager’

 

COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING MANAGER

Location: London
Salary: £36,500 – £40,000 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting, dependent on experience
Contract: Permanent, full time
Deadline: Friday 2nd March at 9am
Interview dates: Week commencing 5th March 2018 

Y Care International is looking for key communication champion for the organisation; an excellent communicator with strong analytical skills and enthusiasm to transform impact, evidence and learning from programmes into compelling, results focused, high-quality content to raise YCI’s public profile.

The successful candidate will have sound knowledge and sufficient practical experience of communications and marketing, with excellent copy-writing skills and a proven ability to lead on the delivery of an exciting range of collateral that engages different audiences. You will have reliable financial management skills to prepare and monitor budgets, whilst also being flexible and approachable to solve problems and work with a range of colleagues from across the organisation and external partners.

You will be responsible for the development and delivery of communications and marketing strategies and project activity plans, whilst also acting as a brand ambassador for the organisation to ensure targeted engagement with internal and external audiences.

Commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Y Care International can only accept applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK (e.g. UK/EU citizen, valid UK work permit). Regrettably Y Care International cannot help with sponsorship applications for work visas.

How to apply:

Download the job description and personal specification

Please send a current CV and one-page covering letter to recruitment@ycareinternational.org under the subject header ‘Communications and Marketing Manager’

 

COMMUNICATIONS COORDINATOR

Location: London
Salary: £27,500 – £31,000 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting, dependent on experience.
Contract: Permanent, full time
Deadline: Friday 2nd March at 9am
Interview dates: Week commencing 5th March

Y Care International is looking for an efficient and effective communicator with strong coordination skills, competence and experience to support the transformation of impact, evidence, and learning from programmes into compelling communications content that inspires, engages and influences a range of external audiences.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic communicator with a passion for sharing stories of the vulnerable and disadvantaged young people we support around the world through different channels. You will also have a keen eye for detail, ensuring brand consistency across all marketing materials. Knowledge and experience of Content Management Systems and social media platforms is a must, as are excellent copy-writing and proofreading skills. A committed team player, we’re looking for someone who can work closely with colleagues to conceive, create and distribute exciting content in a range of different media to encourage audience participation in our activities.

Commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Y Care International can only accept applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK (e.g. UK/EU citizen, valid UK work permit). Regrettably Y Care International cannot help with sponsorship applications for work visas.

How to apply:

Download the job description and personal specification

Download the application form to apply.

 

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMME COORDINATOR – RESILIENCE

Location: London
Salary: £29,500 – £31,500 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting
Contract: Permanent, full time
Deadline: Sunday 4th March 2018 at midnight
Interview dates: Weeks commencing 12th and 19th March 2018 

Y Care International is looking for a dynamic and motivated team player to join our programme team. Providing technical support to mainstream resilience in our youth enterprise and employability programmes, you will also manage a diverse portfolio of projects that support vulnerable young people in Y Care International’s focus countries to start and sustain businesses or gain employment. You will be responsible for coordinating emergency response activities in line with international standards and build the capacity of our partner organisations for effective disaster resilience and response. You will be expected to travel overseas periodically, sometimes at short notice.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level; have an understanding of resilience approaches in enterprise and employability (livelihoods) programming; have experience in international development and/or humanitarian response project management, including direct responsibility for developing and managing projects funded by institutional donors; be fluent in written and spoken English; have experience of working with, and providing training to southern-based organisations; have excellent communication skills; and be able to work well within a team. Ability to work in French and/or Spanish is highly desirable.

Commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Y Care International can only accept applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK (e.g. UK/EU citizen, valid UK work permit). Regrettably Y Care International cannot help with sponsorship applications for work visas.

How to apply:

Download the job description and personal specification

Download the application form to apply

 

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