Finance Assistant

On Side Youth Zones
£20-22K pro rata for 25-30 hours a week (dependent on experience)
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A rewarding role has arisen for an experienced and motivated Finance Assistant to support the OnSide Finance Team in maintaining monthly accounts and managing payroll processes.

OnSide is creating a network of new Youth Zones which give young people, particularly those who are disadvantaged, somewhere to go, something to do and someone to talk to. Each Youth Zone is typically a £6 million project, open seven days a week, with state-of-the-art facilities for a wide range of sporting, artistic, cultural and general recreational activities and targeted services. With a network of eight Youth Zones now operating in the North West and the Midlands, OnSide has set its sights on developing a national network of Youth Zones, including London.

The Role

The Finance Assistant will have responsibility for the maintenance of Sage for several charitable organisations, and will liaise with our external payroll bureau on the monthly payroll processes. In addition, they will assist our Finance Manager in the preparation for month end reporting and annual audit, together with implementing a sales invoice process and dealing with supplier queries.

The Person

The successful Finance Assistant will have experience of working within an accounts team, together with a sound working knowledge of Sage and payroll procedures, and working towards a professional qualification. With advanced proficiency in Excel and an ability to work accurately and to tight deadline whilst under pressure, you are organised and motivated. You have good communication skills and can adapt and thrive in a dynamic environment.

In addition to a competitive salary, we can offer a generous annual leave entitlement, company pension, free onsite parking and other health and wellbeing benefits.

£20,000 - £22,000 pro rata for 25-30 hours a week (dependent on experience)

To apply for the Finance Assistant role, please apply online and you will be sent an application form and equality monitoring form.

Closing date for applications: 9am, Friday 6 October 2017

Interview day: Friday 13 October 2017

Registered Charity Number 1125893

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