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Office Manager (c.£30,000 to £32,000) – full time 35 hours a week

Based at Somerset House

Music for Youth are looking for a highly organised and enthusiastic Office Manager to join us at an exciting time in our development.   We are a small and ambitious national youth music charity working with over 60,000 young musicians each year at over 100 music events at prestigious arts venues across the UK. 

We have been established since 1970 and as we head towards our 50th year we are making exciting plans for the future. We are also at the final stages of implementing a new database, ThankQ, and new website.

This new role for Music for Youth will take the lead in the practical management of our office and operations in Somerset House.  This varied role will have line management of our newly created Team Assistant role, and will report directly to the Chief Executive.   

You will be responsible for managing our small office including general HR issues, IT equipment and contracts, company administration and implementing systems and processes to ensure that the organisation runs efficiently and effectively.

If you feel you have the right skills, knowledge, experience and drive to fill this role, please send a completed application form to jobs@mfy.org.uk.

You would be joining and small, friendly and busy team of 10.  We run large scale music events all over the UK and you would be expected to attend a couple of these events each year. 

The successful applicant will be required to undergo a DBS check

Closing date                       Midday, Thursday 16 March 2017

Interview date                   Wednesday 22 March 2017, central London


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Download Music for Youth Staff Structure



Team Administrator (c.£19,000 to £21,000) – full time 35 hours a week

Based at Somerset House

Music for Youth are looking for a Team Administrator to join us at an exciting time in our development.   We are a small and ambitious national youth music charity working with over 60,000 young musicians each year at over 100 music events at prestigious arts venues across the UK.  Your role will be pivotal in ensuring that these events run smoothly.

We have been established since 1970 and as we head towards our 50th year we are making exciting plans for the future. We are also at the final stages of implementing a new database, ThankQ, and new website.

This is a new role for Music for Youth and you will report to the newly developed role of Office Manager.    Your duties in the role will be varied and you will provide administrative support across the Programmes Team (Production, Programming, Event Logistics) and the Communications team (Marketing, Digital and Fundraising).

This is an ideal role to progress your career and to develop your skills in a small, friendly and ambitious charity.   If you have a love of music or maybe you have taken part in one of our festivals, then this role is ideal for you.

If you feel you have the right skills, knowledge, experience and drive to fill this role, please send a completed application form to jobs@mfy.org.uk.

You would be joining and small, friendly and busy team of 10.  We run music events all over the UK and you would be expected to attend a number of these events each year. 

The successful applicant will be required to undergo a DBS check

Closing date                        Thursday 16 March, 2017

Interview date                    Thursday 23 March 2017, central London


Download Team Administrator Job Description

Download Application Form

Download Music for Youth Staff Structure





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