Financial Accounts Officer

World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts
17 Apr 2017
17 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

c.£25,000 per annum


About Us

Girl Guiding and Girl Scouting is the world’s only movement for every girl and any girl because we believe that each of them deserves to be the best they can be. Free to make what they want from the Movement, girls learn by doing, make friends and have fun. In safe, local spaces, girls develop the skills and attitudes to change themselves, their communities and our world.

The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) keeps the global Movement thriving, united and growing.

The Role

We are looking for an Assistant Financial Officer to join our busy finance team and work 35 hours a week.

You will be responsible for the processing of financial transactions, undertaking payment runs and in conjunction with the Group Accountants assist in the production of monthly and annual accounts.

About You

You will understand the terms, sales ledger, invoicing, journals, accruals, deferred income and assets. You will ideally have worked in a busy finance team and now looking for your next challenge. You will have excellent communication skills, written and verbal, an eye for detail, able to work on your own initiative and being able to multitask.

What you can expect from us:

  • Salary c.£25,000 (dependent on experience)
  • 26 days' holiday plus bank holidays
  • Beautiful North London Location with Car Parking (Easy reach from Belsize Park, Swiss Cottage and Hampstead Health Over ground Stations)
  • Generous Matched Pension Contribution
  • Life Assurance Cover
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Child Care Voucher and Bike to Work Schemes

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, you can download the recruitment pack and apply online by going to our website.

Closing date: 1st May 2017

Interview date: 11th May 2017

We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process.

If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our Human Resources team to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original timeframe.

A Note for Recruitment Agencies:

We prefer to hire people directly and have a preferred supplier list in place. We will be in touch if we need you.