Finance & Administration Officer (7 hours p.week), Made In Hackney, Stoke Newington (£5278 pa)

Finance & Administration Officer (7 hours p.week), Made In Hackney, Stoke Newington (£5278 pa)AMURT UK is looking for an experienced finance and administration officer for their new local food grounded community kitchen project. The applicant will be responsible for basic book-keeping, payroll, budgeting, completing quarterly Big Lottery project monitoring and evaluation/fund request forms and implementing the best administrative systems for this dynamic project to run efficiently.Application deadline: 16th November 2012   Send CV and covering letter to: Made In Hackney – Local Food Kitchen (An AMURT-UK project registered charity 327216)Made In Hackney – Local Food Kitchen believes everyone should have access to grow cook and eat nutritious food that’s good for both people and planet. In our beautiful recycled kitchen nestled underneath not-for-profit health food shop Food For All in Stoke Newington we aim to help Hackney residents – and beyond – achieve exactly that. In a relaxed fun and supportive environment participants in our courses and workshops will be equipped with lost-art (like Grandma/Granddad used to do!) cookery techniques and be taught the skills and knowledge to create delicious affordable meals and dishes from locally sourced seasonal ingredients.Many of our courses begin with an introduction to food growing so participants develop a relationship with fresh produce from soil to saucepan. We also cover home composting ethical food sourcing and using local food in multicultural cuisine. We offer free training and competitive hire rates to local food start-ups provide a facility for local growers to process surplus crops into products and have an apprentice and volunteer program for people to get involved and help with the project.