Action in rural Sussex is recruiting – March 2019

Action in rural Sussex (AirS) is experiencing an exciting time of change and development and as such we have two vacancies available, please see below for details.

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  • Finance Manager (Ref: FM)

Annual Salary on a scale starting at £36,876 (pro rata if P/T)

Permanent contract

21 Hours (fte = 35) per week – currently based in Lewes

28 days (pro rata) annual holiday and contributory pension scheme

We are seeking a Finance Manager with charity accounting experience and a hands-on approach to join us as a key member of the Management Team.

You will have a successful track record of financial management in a similar sized organisation and will relish fresh challenges, while being committed to continuous improvement and the promotion of strong partnership working.

  • Village Agent (Ref: VA)

Annual Salary on a scale starting at £22,462 (pro rata)

Permanent contract

25 hours (fte = 35) per week – currently based in Lewes

28 days (pro rata) annual holiday and contributory pension scheme

Can you help identify, and then meet emerging needs in rural Sussex?

Is your dream job working with rural communities and volunteers in East Sussex? Are you interested in improving village life for East Sussex residents, by helping to develop and deliver local activities and services?

Action in rural Sussex is looking for a Village Agent to join our busy existing team. The role involves working with a caseload of rural communities to improve access to local services, share information and help make communities more resilient. If you want to help us make a tangible difference to life in Sussex and be part of our exciting future then we want to hear from you!

“Supporting rural communities in Sussex to be vibrant and diverse places in which to live and work.”