Finance Assistant - Salford CVS

Job Title: 

Finance Assistant


Charity and voluntary work

Contract Type: 



20 hours per week (excluding unpaid breaks) to be worked over 5 days between the hours of 8:30am Monday and 5:30pm Friday (by agreement)


NJC points 27-29, £23,935 – £25,694 pro rata (actual salary £12,765 for 20hrs per week) + 7% employer pension contribution



Recruitment Type: 

Salford CVS


Tuesday, 21 March, 2017 - 12:00

Salford CVS supports voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations in Salford in various forms, of these financial compliance, payroll and book keeping are a growing area of need.  Currently Salford CVS provides these services to a small number of organisations, however the increased demand for support has resulted in the need to recruit a new Finance Assistant. This role will support both external VCSE organisations and the internal finance functions of Salford CVS.

As Finance Assistant you will be involved in a range of areas including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll and Management Accounting.

You will have proven experience with computerised accountancy packages, including QuickBooks and Sage.

You will have strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and the ability to think about complex issues, analyse information and translate this into simple practical processes and tasks.

You will be well organised with the ability to prioritise and juggle multiple priorities in order to meet regular deadlines. You will have good attention to detail and be able to work with a high degree of accuracy.

You will have excellent customer service skills and be able to deal with enquiries efficiently and sensitively both by telephone and in writing.

You will be qualified or part qualified and working towards AAT.

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We look forward to receiving your application. If you have any queries or would like further information about the role, please do not hesitate to contact Kirsten Blackwood on 0161 787 7795.

Finance Assistant Job Pack

Application form

Interview Date: 28th March 2017