Job Vacancy – Office Manager

Job Vacancy – Office Manager

About Us

Ridings Equine Vets is an equine only veterinary practice based in Yorkshire. We aim to deliver exceptional client care to horse owners in our area both at their own yards and at our practice base. We have 5 ½ equine vets that provide a service 24/7 including routine work, dentistry, lameness investigations, stud work, gastroscopy and much more. With in-patient facilities we are well equipped for horses to come to us for investigations, but all our equipment is also fully mobile for our ambulatory service.

The practice was established in 2013 and has grown rapidly. All the team love horses and strive to be the best we can possibly be by aiming for exceptional service, being caring and compassionate and working together as a team.

The Role

We are searching for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our friendly team as Office Manager on a full time basis working in our fast paced office environment to help facilitate the smooth running of the office.

Within this role, you will be responsible for all aspects of office management including but not limited to, financial responsibility, debt control, people management, marketing and premises management along with assisting the office team during busy periods.

You will work closely with the Principal Vet in order to help us move our practice forward and achieve our objective of delivering exceptional veterinary and client care. You will be able to work under your own initiative and capable of reviewing our systems and processes. Exceptional communication skills and a strong awareness of customer service will be expected.

This post requires previous office management experience and be an open minded individual with great problem solving skills and very high attention to detail. You will have well developed organisational and planning skills and be able to demonstrate an ability to successfully communicate within a multi-disciplinary team environment.

Experience in the veterinary sector is desirable however not essential.

Salary £20,000 - £23,000 depending on experience, 35 hour week 9am – 4pm Monday – Friday.

How to apply

Please email with CV and Covering Letter clearly evidencing your skills and experience against the above job description and specifications.

Due to an anticipated high amount of interest in this post the deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 2nd August.

Shortlisted candidates will have a brief telephone interview followed by a face-face interview on Tuesday 6th August. For more information on our practice please visit our website

To enquire informally, please call Jenny on 07771332626