About the Role
Position Title: Project Support Officer – North
Reports to: Northern Area Manager
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Location: Home-based, with travel around Yorkshire & The Humber
As Project Support Officer you will support the Northern Area Manager and Regional Managers with volunteer recruitment, documentation of training (such as DBS, references, Food Safety Level 2, First Aid), giving our volunteers a fantastic experience, guest outreach and giving extra support to our Yorkshire & The Humber projects as and when required to aid development and growth within the region.
Each of our Projects is run by Project Leaders (volunteer position) and supported by Regional Managers through recruitment and training of volunteers. Your role will be to support the Regional Managers so that they can manage more projects, knowing that you have helped with the embedding of volunteers, along with supporting the Regional Managers with expansion plans within their areas.
This support could range from developing relationships with our food suppliers, researching local organisations to support with guest outreach, and recruiting new Project Leaders for the Region. The right person for this role enjoys being organised, has a great personality, pays attention to detail, and understands that they are a key component in supporting our fantastic Projects.
The role will require some attendance at our Community Meals projects, to support with delivery as necessary.
FoodCycle is recruiting for a Project Support Officer to join its Northern team. While there will be collaboration, this role will focus on supporting those projects in Yorkshire and the Humber primarily and support for other regions in the North (North East and North West), would not be part of the role in general.
What to send: A CV of no more than two sides, and a covering note/letter of no more than two sides explaining why you are suitable for the role.
Where to send it: APPLY VIA THIS LINK
Deadline for your application: Tuesday 5th July at 9.00am
If you are successful you will be sent an online competency test to complete before the interview.
Interview date: Wednesday 13th July, in person interviews in Leeds
FoodCycle is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity.