Jobs & opportunities

Citizens UK has a growing staff team of professional Community Organisers and other support staff. We are always looking out for talented and committed individuals and positions come up on a regular basis.

We are currently recruiting for the following roles:

Job Vacancy: Press Officer: Citizens UK

Method: To apply please send a CV and covering letter (no more than 2 sides A4) explaining why you want the role and how you meet the person specification to Recruitment@citizensuk.org

Download the full job description here

Location: London, Whitechapel

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Please note: The subject heading of the email must contain the applicant's name and the words 'Press Officer Application' 

Applications deadline: 5pm on Monday 23rd April


Job Vacancy: Project Manager, Sponsor Refugees 

Sponsor Refugees, a project of Citizens UK, is one of the leading organisations promoting community sponsorship of refugees across the country and working with groups to become sponsors. Sponsor Refugees is looking for a dynamic and committed individual to join a small team as a project manager.

Community Sponsorship is one of the most exciting new developments in refugee protection in the UK, offering community groups the opportunity to welcome and resettle a refugee family directly into their neighbourhood in a hands-on way.

This role will be involved in all aspects of the work of Sponsor Refugees, from promoting community sponsorship on social media and managing databases to speaking at events and working closely with community groups through the sponsorship process.

Location: London (Whitechapel)

Working hours: Full-time

Full details can be found in the job description 

Method: To apply please send a CV and covering letter (no more than 2 sides A4) explaining why you want the role and how you meet the role and person specification

Submit to: tim.finch@citizensuk.org

Please note: The subject heading of the email must contain the applicant’s name and the words Project Manager application

Applications deadline: 9am Monday 30th April 2018
Interview dates: Week commencing 7th May 2018


Job Vacancy: Operations Officer at the Living Wage Foundation

The Living Wage Foundation has an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic team as an Operations Officer. We are looking for a highly motivated and organised individual to maintain, develop and improve our systems. The role will provide technical support to the Living Wage Foundation team and ensure the integrity of our systems, often overseeing development projects with external partners.

The Operations Officer will need to be highly numerate and have great analytical skills in order to support our monitoring and evaluation functions and the financial management, budgeting and forecasting for the Living Wage Foundation. The suitable candidate will have an eye for detail and enjoy seeking out improvements, be a creative problem solver and ideally have experience working with Salesforce systems.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Provide a high-quality support service to the Living Wage Foundation team and our regional franchises enabling our ability to accredit Living Wage employers.
  • Proactively seek out systems improvements to make our processes more efficient and provide a better service to Living Wage employers.
  • Liaise with the team to identify required systems improvements and oversee development with Living Wage team and external developers.
  • Oversee our evaluation systems to ensure we can accurately monitor our success against business plan targets.

Application Procedure:

Download the full job description here.

Method: Download the application form here, please save the file as 'Name - Operations Officer Application'. Send completed application form to accreditation@livingwage.org.uk

Please note: The subject heading of the email must contain the applicants name and the words 'Operations Officer Application' 

Applications deadline: 12pm on Wednesday 25th April
Interview dates: W/C Monday 30th April

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