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Finance Director

New Internationalist is looking for a Finance Director, to take responsibility for the overall financial management, accounting and book-keeping of the company.

S/he will help develop our long-term vision and action planning to achieve significant positive impact on financial management across the Co-operative.

S/he will play a significant part in the company's steps to raise additional capital through the means of a Community Benefit Society.

  • Salary: £34,000 pro-rata (based on a 35 hour full-time week)
  • Hours: flexible between 15–31 hours/week depending on experience and responsibilities agreed.
  • Location: Oxford, United Kingdom

How to apply

Important: Non-UK applicants must have relevant work and residence permits.

  • Download an application pack[zip]
  • Complete the application form, the form is included in ODT (compatible with LibreOffice and OpenOffice) and DOCX (compatible with Word) formats
  • An equal opportunities monitoring form is also included. It is not compulsory to complete and forms no part of the recruitment process, but it helps us to track our progress as an equal opportunity employer.

Send your completed form/s to [email protected] or by post to
Ella Graham
Accountant Recruitment
New Internationalist
Old Music Hall
106-108 Cowley Rd.
Oxford
OX4 1JE

Important dates

  • Closing date for applications 16 September 2016
  • Interviews 26 and/or 27 September 2016
  • Second interview (if required) week beginning 3 October 2016
  • Ideal start date As soon as possible

Paid Internships

Paid Books Sales and Marketing Intern

New Internationalist is looking for an intern to work two to three days per week to support all aspects of books sales and marketing. We are looking for an enthusiastic and organised individual with design skills and interests in eBook production and distribution, direct sales, sales support and online and offline promotion. There may be opportunities to support other aspects of our work, particularly engagement and fundraising.

The paid post lasts for a year, and begins on or near 30 September 2016. There is some flexibility in working hours, between two and three days per week. All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and be prepared to work in our Oxford office. Pay is in line with Oxford City Council Living Wage guidelines: £8.93 per hour, or £16,302 pa pro rata (working an average of 2.5 days per week annual pay would be £8,573). Successful applicants would be expected to make their own accommodation arrangements in Oxford.

How to apply

To apply, please send an email marked ‘Books Sales & Marketing Internship Application’ to Dan Raymond-Barker at danrb(at)newint.org including:
  • A CV, including referees
  • A covering letter explaining why you would like to work for the New Internationalist and how you meet our 'desirable skills' criteria (see below)
  • Our equal opportunities form

Deadline for applications: Friday 19 August 2016

Interviews: first half of September

Desirable Skills

  • Experience using Indesign and Photoshop
  • Understanding of social media marketing
  • Experience of content management systems and digital workflows
  • Experience using Magento ecommerce software or similar
  • Effective copy-writing and creative ideas
  • Confident communicator
  • Self-motivated and organised
  • Manages own time well
  • Possesses a natural 'can-do' approach
  • Awareness and support of the New Internationalist Co-operative's mission to support human rights and social and environmental justice

For further details, download the job description and application pack[zip].

Please send your CV, covering letter and equal opportunities form to danrb(at)newint.org with 'Books Sales & Marketing Internship Application' in the subject line of your email.


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