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The Vegan Society is an anagram of The Nicest Voyage. Quite fitting, we think, as for many people veganism is a journey – and a pretty remarkable one at that. Regardless of where you are on your vegan journey, our staff are on hand to make it easier, healthier and more fun. And if you think you’d be great at helping others with this, read on, as this may be right up your street.

The Vegan Society makes veganism more accessible and an easily adopted approach by supporting individuals, policy and decision makers, caterers, manufacturers, health care professionals and the media.

Who we're looking for

Are you passionate about changing the way we treat animals? Do you want to help reduce damage to our environment? Do you want to get people to enjoy healthy vegan food that looks good and tastes great?

As individuals, we have a somewhat eclectic mix of skills, passions and idiosyncrasies…but it works. Probably because we all have one thing in common: we believe we’re onto something really special.

In order to meet our ambitious plans for the next few years, we need to recruit some new people to our team in our new offices conveniently located by Snow Hill station in Birmingham.

What we offer

  • A fun and supportive team
  • A solution-focused atmosphere and hard-working environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Employee Assistance Programme and health cash-back scheme
  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers scheme
  • Animal companion compassionate leave
  • Ethical pension scheme
  • 28 Days leave + 8 Bank Holidays (25 days annual leave & 3 closure days)
  • Central Birmingham office location

  Finance Manager

The Role

The role of Finance Manager will support our operations, ensure we adhere to best practice in financial management and comply with relevant company law and charity regulations. The role will work with the Heads of departments, CEO and Trustees to ensure we work efficiently within budgets and to prepare business cases to inform all decisions on the use of our resources; whilst managing a small team of finance professionals.

Salary and hours

This is full time (37.5 hours per week) role with a salary of up to £35,934 per annum.

How to apply

The application deadline is 9am Tuesday 24th September 2019. Interviews will be held on the 1st or 2nd October 2019.

Please apply using the application form HERE and email to recruitment[at]vegansociety[dot]com

Download the job description and person specification.

CVs cannot be accepted. No agencies

To discuss this job role please call Tania De Bruler, on 01905 317537 or email recruitment[at]vegansociety[dot]com.


  Finance Officer

The Role

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the Finance Officer will be supporting with both financial and reporting needs of The Vegan Society. When reporting to the Finance Manager, this role will assist with reconciliation and review of the balance sheet, including support with the Accounts Payable and Treasury functions. This role will assist with accounting entries, adjustments and analysis to ensure delivery of an on-time and accurate management information.

This is a fantastic development opportunity for individuals experienced at Finance Assistant level, looking for their next development opportunity.

Support for qualifications will be considered. 

It is a condition of your employment that, as far as is possible, you do not bring animal products into work

What we offer

  • A fun and supportive team
  • A solution-focused atmosphere and hard-working environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Employee Assistance Programme and health cash-back scheme
  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers scheme
  • Animal companion compassionate leave
  • Ethical pension scheme
  • 25 days leave, plus Xmas/New Year closure days and 8 bank holidays
  • Central Birmingham office location

Salary and hours

This is full time (37.5 hours per week) role with a salary of £19,554 - £23,836 per annum. It will be a condition of employment that, as far as is possible, the person being appointed is not permitted to bring animal products into this place of work.

How to apply

The application deadline is 9am, 8th October 2019.

Please apply using the application form HERE and email to recruitment[at]vegansociety[dot]com

Download the job description and person specification.

CVs cannot be accepted. No agencies

To discuss this job role please call Tania De Bruler, on 01905 317537 or email recruitment[at]vegansociety[dot]com.

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