Secretary (8 hours)

Application Deadline: 15th April 2021

We are recruiting a voluntary secretary to start immediately working 8 hours per week to assist the managing director with administration tasks and project management. Black Muslim Forum is an organisation committed to promoting Black dignity and supporting Black Muslims globally. To read more about what we do please read here before applying.

To be eligible for this role you must be:

  • A Black British Muslim
  • London based
  • Educated to degree level or have relevant professional experience

The role will require you to assist the managing director with the delivery of our 2030 strategy which includes:

  • The recruitment of academic research
  • Liaising with external stakeholders for the organisation and delivery of projects and services
  • Assisting with outreach to organisations and the media in order to amplify research
  • Assisting with outreach to service users for follow up and review
  • Outreach to the global Black Muslims community for the blog

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A fundamental desire to see Black Muslims and Black people in a better condition, better represented and advocated for
  • A consistent drive and passion to attain goals and objectives in order to help promote Black dignity
  • A solution focussed mind set and attitude
  • A warm and professional email tone
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • The ability to take initiative as well as work efficiently in a team
  • The ability to deliver in a short time frame
  • A history of Black activism
  • A dedicated and action oriented outlook
  • The ability to give attention to detail
  • A history of working in the voluntary sector

If you meet our eligibility criteria and believe you could be an asset to Black Muslim Forum, please email your CV and a short cover letter to Soukeyna at contact@blackmuslimforum.org