Finance Officer – Environmental Charity

Groundwork North East & Cumbria
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
£19000 - £21000/annum
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a great opportunity for a Finance Officer to join our Finance Team operating in a busy and friendly office environment to provide an effective and professional finance support and advice service across our business.

Finance Officer
Salary: £19,000 to £21,000 per annum
Location: Bishop Auckland
Hours: 37 hours per week

Groundwork aims to be the UK’s leading environmental regeneration charity, working through partnership to create communities in which people are proud to live and work.

Together we work across the North East and Cumbria helping communities find practical sustainable solutions to the challenges they face. We provide training and create jobs, reduce energy and waste, reconnect people with nature and transform whole neighbourhoods.

The successful candidate will:
• Collate evidence, review, submit and monitor grant claims for European funded projects;
• Provide financial modelling and management information as part of the monitoring of performance of major contracts;
• Work with other members of the Trust to analyse and report on project finances

We are interested in hearing from people who have
• Proficient and accurate skills in developing and maintaining Excel spreadsheets and databases to report on financial performance
• A customer-focussed approach to service provision
• Strong communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with staff across the organisation
• A flexible and enthusiastic approach and are a proven team player

Closing Date: Thursday 22nd June 2017 – Noon


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply Now' button to be directed to our website where you can download the application forms.

Groundwork NE & Cumbria want our workforce to reflect the make up of the communities we serve. Therefore we welcome all applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.

No agencies please