<![CDATA[Wycliffe UK Blog - Vacancies]]> https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/ Fri, 5 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Response Centre Team Leader]]> https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/response-centre-team-leader/ https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/response-centre-team-leader/ Wycliffe Bible Translators is looking for a Response Centre Team Leader to join our Response Centre Team in our High Wycombe office. This page contains all the information you need to apply for this role.

1.5 billion people are still waiting

For over 60 years, we’ve been pioneering and innovating; working alongside communities big and small, creating partnerships, and training local people to translate the Bible.

Today, Wycliffe Bible Translators is engaged with 326 minority language groups around the world that make up 469 million people, but globally, 1.5 billion people are still waiting for the complete Bible in the language they understand best.

The Response Centre Team Leader will ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the Response Centre, which serves as a first point of contact between members of the public and the various departments within Wycliffe Bible Translators.

The Response Centre Team maintains and strengthens the relationships between supporters and Wycliffe by processing and acknowledging donations, providing materials, and responding to enquiries about giving, personnel, service opportunities and overseas projects.

The Team Leader will also take responsibility for the team of 3 f/t and 3 p/t staff members.

Requirements

We hope that you will find the information in the attached documents below helpful and clear. If Wycliffe’s vision is a cause you can champion and the position fits with your skills, values and experience, then we would love to hear from you.

If an informal conversation about the role would help, please email Bryony Lines (blines@wycliffe.org.uk) to arrange one. Your application should include:

  • A covering letter, of no more than two pages in total, summarising your reasons for applying and explaining your ability to fulfil the Aims of the Role and meet the Person Specification.
  • A completed Candidate Information Form.
  • A full CV, including educational qualifications and full employment history, with a particular focus on experience and skills relevant to this role.

Your application should be sent to Bryony Lines (blines@wycliffe.org.uk) by 9am on Monday 5th November. All applications will be treated as confidential.

Should you be shortlisted we will invite you for an interview in the week commencing 12th November at the offices of Wycliffe Bible Translators in central High Wycombe.

Thank you for considering this role and please join us in prayer as we seek God’s wisdom in appointing the right candidate for this post.

Application Pack

Candidate Information Form

Wycliffe’s Statement of Faith

 

 

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<![CDATA[Finance Assistant]]> https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/finance-assistant/ https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/finance-assistant/ Wycliffe Bible Translators is looking for a Finance Assistant to join our Finance Team in our High Wycombe office. This page contains all the information you need to apply for this role.

1.5 billion people are still waiting.

For over 60 years, we’ve been pioneering and innovating; working alongside communities big and small, creating partnerships, and training local people to translate the Bible.

Today, Wycliffe Bible Translators is engaged with 326 minority language groups around the world that make up 469 million people, but globally, 1.5 billion people are still waiting for the complete Bible in the language they understand best.

The Finance Assistant actively supports the smooth and efficient operation of the Finance Department, which serves supporters, members and the various departments within Wycliffe Bible Translators.

The Finance team processes and reports on all financial transactions within Wycliffe by processing transactions, providing reports and statements and responding to enquiries about giving, suppliers and funds for overseas projects.

The role requires a proactive and positive approach to work, demonstrating a keen eye for detail and accuracy while being able to meet deadlines.

Requirements

We hope that you will find the information in the attached documents below helpful and clear. If Wycliffe’s vision is a cause you can champion and the position fits with your skills, values and experience, then we would love to hear from you.

If an informal conversation about the role would help, please email Trevor Tucker (ttucker@wycliffe.org.uk) to arrange one. Your application should include:

  • A covering letter, of no more than two pages in total, summarising your reasons for applying and explaining your ability to fulfil the Aims of the Role and meet the Person Specification.
  • A completed Candidate Information Form.
  • A full CV, including educational qualifications and full employment history, with a particular focus on experience and skills relevant to this role.

Your application should be sent to Trevor Tucker (ttucker@wycliffe.org.uk) by 9am on 19th November. All applications will be treated as confidential.

Please note that we will shortlist for interview by Friday 23rd November. Interviews will take place the week commencing 3rd December at the offices of Wycliffe Bible Translators in central High Wycombe.

Thank you for considering this role and please join us in prayer as we seek God’s wisdom in appointing the right candidate for this post.

Documents

Application Pack

Candidate Information Form

Wycliffe’s Statement of Faith

 

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<![CDATA[Volunteer]]> https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/volunteer/ https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/volunteer/ We welcome volunteers who give time and skills in our UK offices to help the work run smoothly. 

Our offices (in High Wycombe and Belfast) have departments including finance, personnel, IT, church liaison, fundraising, marketing, and training. If you are local to one of the Wycliffe offices and would be interested in volunteering regularly as part of the office team, we would ask for a commitment of at least 8-10 hours per week.

We also welcome volunteers who visit churches in the UK to speak about Bible translation.

If this sounds like a role for you, please email initialinterest@wycliffe.org.uk with an indication of the skills you are able to offer!

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<![CDATA[Papua New Guinea - Qualified Accountant]]> https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/vacancy-png-qa/ https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/vacancy-png-qa/ Needed immediately, 2 year position

Are you a qualified accountant interested in serving overseas in support of Bible Translation? We have an urgent need for an experienced accountant to provide financial oversight as well as to train local colleagues in accountancy and book-keeping. This critical role would include preparing monthly reports and analysis to the financial director. You need to be computer literate and if possible have industry experience as an accountant or auditor. Ability to work in a multi-cultural team, and to meet deadlines and work under pressure are all essential.

Register your interest.

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<![CDATA[Northern Australia (Darwin) - Finance Manager]]> https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/northernaus-finance/ https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/northernaus-finance/ Needed as soon as possible

Would you like to use your accounting and managerial skills to further Bible Translation? We are looking for a qualified accountant to be responsible for our Australian partner organisation’s finances as part of the leadership team. Familiarity with Australian accounting practices is preferable as well as a willingness to become familiar with the MYOB financial system as well as our international financial systems. Responsibilities will include coordinating internal and external audits and providing input to long-term strategies and planning. The person taking up this position would preferably be based in Darwin and be able to commit to 5-7 years. Cross-cultural skills are essential. 

Register your interest online.

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<![CDATA[Pacific - Finance Coordinator ]]> https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/pacific-finance/ https://www.wycliffe.org.uk/blog/vacancies/pacific-finance/ Needed as soon as possible, based in Brisbane, Australia

We are looking for someone with an accountancy background to oversee the smooth flow of finances to language related projects around the Pacific. The role requires travelling to various pacific locations at least once a year and the ability to encourage and advise local staff in financial procedures. Good problem-solving abilities are a must as well as accountancy or related qualification and cross-cultural experience. Experience with AccPac would be an advantage.

Register your interest online.

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