Opportunities to work with us
Full time permanent role, £21,000-£25,000
Based in central London.
Who are we?
PRS Foundation is the UK’s leading charitable funder of new music and talent development across all genres. We invest in the future of music by supporting the creation of new music and enabling songwriters and composers of all backgrounds to realise their potential and reach audiences across the world.
Widely respected as an adventurous and proactive funding body, PRS Foundation supports a huge and exciting range of new music activity – from composer residencies and artist development programmes to festivals and showcases in the UK and overseas. Our support, which is overseen by our specialist team and network of independent advisors, is known as a kitemark for quality and innovation. Since 2000, PRS Foundation has given more than £33 million to over 6,800 new music initiatives.
Is this job for you?
We are looking for an organised, inclusive and collaborative team player, with more than 1 year’s experience of working in a busy office-based role. This role provides administrative support to the Foundation’s team, manages payments and specific budget areas, ensures the smooth running of the office and its grant-making activities, and provides PA and administrative support to the CEO. You will have a high level of office administration skills, excellent numeracy skills, and be skilful in prioritising tasks with an attention to detail when under pressure of deadlines and conflicting demands. You will be motivated and excited by the opportunity to contribute to a small, dynamic organisation which is ambitious and continues to evolve.
What happens next?
If you are interested in working with us, please click here to download the job pack which includes an application and equal opportunities form. In addition to these forms, please submit a statement explaining why you wish to do this job and why we should employ you, with reference to the job and person specification. Please ensure that your statement is a maximum of 300 words. Do not simply send a CV as this will not be considered. Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application deadline: 10am Friday 20 September 2019. Interviews will be held 2 October.
If you have not heard from us by the end of the day on Friday 27 September, you should assume that you have not been short-listed for interview. We regret that we will not be able to give feedback to those who are not short-listed.
PRS Foundation is committed to equal opportunities and inclusivity, therefore we welcome and encourage applicants from all sections of the community. Our office is fully wheelchair accessible, for more accessibility information email email@example.com.
Registered charity 1080837.
We look forward to hearing from you.