Cambridge House is a Southwark-based charity fighting poverty and social injustice.

We have been operating since 1889 and provide a range of frontline services designed to accomplish these important goals and strengthen our communities. Our building houses the Cambridge House team, several resident organisations and venue hire facilities.

Person specification

You will need to be a masterful problem-solver and an organisational force; as you’ll be given a wide range of duties including complex data collection and report writing, research and office administration. You will need to be an excellent communicator and resourceful in building relationships across the organisation. Our ideal candidate will have previous relevant experience (in a paid or voluntary capacity) and:

  • Possess a 2:1 undergraduate degree or equivalent.
  • Have excellent attention to detail
  • Be a self-motivated problem solver with a can-do attitude.
  • Have excellent writing, proofreading and editing skills
  • Share our commitment to our vision of a society without poverty where all people are valued, treated equally and lead fulfilling and productive lives.

About the role

The role supports the Chief Executive and the dedicated and growing team with the day to day running of the charity.

How to apply

Download and read the full job description (.docx) on the Cambridge House website for information on how to apply.

Please email completed applications on or before midnight on Sunday 29 September 2019 to: Jan O’Day:  joday@ch1889.org

Please note:

As an organisation, we are particularly keen to ensure that our staff reflect the diverse nature of the community in which we work.

We value diversity and warmly welcome applications from disabled people, the LGBTQ+ communities and people from ethnic minority backgrounds.

We are a Disability Confident employer and will generally offer an interview to any applicant that declares they have a disability and meets the minimum criteria for the job as defined by person specification.