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    The RYA employs over 170 staff in a wide range of roles, from boating specialists to professional staff to co-ordinators and administrators. Most work from our headquarters in Hamble, near Southampton, but some are based in other parts of the UK. We offer modern, accessible office facilities with free parking, up to date IT systems and a competitive range of benefits.

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    Technical Support

    We are looking for a friendly, patient and enthusiastic person to join the RYA in a Technical Support position.

    Working within the RYA Training and Publications departments under the supervision of the eLearning Manager, the successful candidate will provide technical support for end users of RYA eBooks, online training and other digital products and services relating to RYA Training. They will also assist in the development and improvement of support material for current and future products.

    The ideal candidate will be highly self-motivated, with excellent communication and diagnostic skills.

    Salary in the region £20,000 to £22,000 per annum - 35 hours per week, plus a range of benefits including free parking, pension scheme, free life insurance and 23 days annual leave (plus public holidays).

    To apply, please review the job description, complete an equal opportunities monitoring form and application form and return to

    Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 28 April 2017.

    Interviews to be held w/c 8 May 2017.

    All applicants should hold valid permission to live and work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996.

    EBook Editor

    We are looking for an eBook Editor to join the Publications Department. The ideal candidate will be a specialist in digital publishing who will be able to manage the development and production of our digital publishing list. This role will also be directly involved in shaping the digital publishing strategy. This is an exciting opportunity for a talented publishing professional to join a small, friendly team.

    The accountabilities of the post holder will include but are not limited to:

    • Digitise new titles, maintain and update the back catalogue
    • Plan and manage production schedules of eBooks, apps, and other material
    • Co-ordinate external resources including designers, editors, proof-readers and authors
    • Keep informed with all digital publishing developments and advise/consult on recommendations

    Salary in the range of £28,650 to 32,050 pa, 35 hours per week

    Range of benefits including pension scheme, free life insurance, 25 days annual leave plus public holidays.

    To apply please review the job description, and complete an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form. Please note that CV’s will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form. Should you have any queries please contact or call Becky on 01256 384720.

    Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 12th May 2017.

    Interviews to be held on 18/19th May 2017.

    Communications Officer - RYA Cymru Wales

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