Business Administration Manager

  • Full time
  • £18,000 – £23,000
  • Initially BPR Rescue Centre, Earlston with possibility of working from home as we work to secure a new office-based setting.
  • Closing 1st November 2021

  • Advertised from 11th October 2021
  • (35 hours per week - permanent contract)


Borders Pet Rescue is a small but vital animal welfare charity in the Scottish Borders. Our Rescue Centre at Craigsford, Earlston is run by staff and 50 volunteers. The charity also has 4 shops in Galashiels, Kelso, Hawick and Duns, which are run by dedicated teams of staff and volunteers. These shops are the main source of regular income for the charity. Demand for our services has never been higher with an increasing number of animals coming into our care. Our charity has, therefore, embarked upon a period of growth and development and this new post has been created to support the development of our charity.

An experienced, well-motivated and organised Business Administration Manager is now sought to provide effective and efficient business support for a range of BPR activities covering administration, finance systems, governance, HR and, on occasion, reception duties.

Main purpose: To provide business support to the charity and our animal welfare and retail Teams through developing systems, administering, organising, processing information, and supporting colleagues to use systems, as appropriate.

This is a new role which is likely to evolve and may include other duties as required by the Board of Trustees.

Application notes

Closing date: 5pm Monday 1st November and applicants should send their CV to:

Borders Pet Rescue is committed to supporting a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability or age.