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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
  • Central Birmingham office location

Trademark Team Manager

The Role

The Trademark Team Manager is responsible for managing a large team of officers who process applications for the Vegan Trademark and provide account management for our 2500+ Vegan Trademark holders.

This includes the registration of products, the renewal of licenses and various support services we offer our clients. The team has grown significantly over the last two years and a highly organised and skilled communicator is required to ensure all elements of our service are not only seamless but also responsive to changes in the needs of our clients and to external market influences.

The post is suitable for someone with strong management experience, with a focus on motivating and developing a large team. The role will deputise for the Head of Business Development, therefore the ideal candidate will need to be able to demonstrate the ability to work at that level.

In order to meet our ambitious plans over the next few years, we need to recruit a new person into our Trademark team in our new offices conveniently located by Snow Hill station in Birmingham. The role is typically an office-based role, however remote working will be in place until social distancing measures are relaxed/removed. After these restrictions are eased a flexible work schedule could be considered.

Salary and Hours

This is a full time (37.5 hours per week) role with a salary range of £30,507–£35,934 per annum.

How to Apply

The application deadline is 9am Friday, 28 August, 2020

Interview dates to be confirmed.

Please apply using the application form provided here and send to [email protected].

If you having issues with the above .docx version of the application form, then please try filling in the PDF version here.

CVs cannot be accepted. No agencies.

To discuss this job role please email [email protected].

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