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From time to time we look for people to join our team at Allergy UK as we continue to develop the services we provide for people living with allergy. 

Please find current vacancies below:

Microbiologist - Product Testing

The Role

Allergy UK is looking for a microbiologist with scientific expertise in validating test data on products that may be efficient at reducing allergens from the indoor environment. This is a contract position for eight hours per week.

You will be reviewing test data provided by a third party testing facility and writing a report to advise whether the results of that test data are valid, or otherwise, against our relevant testing protocols.

You will have a Master’s degree in microbiology, knowledge of testing procedures and how to assess product performance and thresholds, preferably including understanding reduction of allergens and other aspects required, knowledge of laboratory good working practice (ISO 17025 standards) and containment of hazardous substances, knowledge of how to appraise protocols for testing the range of products in the endorsement programme, and the ability to design and write test protocols to international standards, e.g. IEC, AHAM.

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To apply, please contact expressing your interest in this role.

Fundraising Manager

£37,000 pa

We are currently looking to build on, and develop, our fundraising team to ensure that we meet our voluntary income targets. If you are a fundraising manager with experience across the full spectrum of fundraising activity then we would like to hear from you

The successful applicant will manage a team of two and be responsible for creating and implementing a plan of fundraising activities and securing the funds needed to support our work.

Although the role will be based in our Sidcup offices we will consider an element of home working for the right candidate.

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If you want to make a difference to those affected by allergy, and would like more details about the role, then please download the job description for further details.  Having read this, and if the challenge still appeals to you, please send your cv and covering letter to