Vacancies at Beat

Beat seeks to recruit staff and volunteers who can demonstrate a commitment to our vision that eating disorders will be beaten.

Role: Business Development Assistant

Salary & benefits: £18,250 per annum, to be reviewed in six months

Based: Beat Head Office, Norwich

Contract: Full time - 37.5 hours a week, permanent

Closing date: 12 noon, Tuesday 23rd September

Interview dates: Monday 29th September   

Beat is the UK’s leading charity supporting anyone affected by eating disorders or difficulties with food, weight and shape.  We provide information and support through our Helplines which people can call, text or email; a UK wide network of self help and support groups and online support including message boards, online support groups and HelpFinder, a directory of support services.  We provide expert training, resources and consultancy to health and social care professionals and schools and support and encourage research into eating disorders.

Are you passionate about the education or charity sectors?  Are you interested in Beat’s ongoing work to support young people in the UK to develop body confidence and improve their self-esteem?

Beat’s Business Development Team is seeking a personable individual to provide administrative support to a UK wide project delivering self-esteem and body confidence education workshops to Key Stage Three pupils. You would also provide general assistance to the team across their other training and income generating initiatives. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual, keen to develop a career in the charity or training sectors. You will have administrative experience and good organisational abilities, able to manage conflicting deadlines and interruptions. You will need to demonstrate sound communication skills, have a professional telephone manner and strong attention to detail.

If you are keen to develop your project management and client account management skills, we would like to hear from you. 

To read the job description, please click here. For an application pack - Word version please click here, for a PDF version please click here. Completed application forms can be sent by post or emailed to

For an informal chat about the role, please call Jaye Valori, Business Development Manager on 01603 753303.

Beat operates an equal opportunities policy which forms and supports our employment practice; encouraging applications from the widest possible range of candidates for our paid jobs and volunteering opportunities.

Volunteering opportunities can be found here.


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