Finance Manager: Role Profile
Lyme Regis’s arts venue is looking for a Finance Manager to maintain the accounts of the theatre, as well as forming and implementing broader financial strategies that contribute to the aims and values of the Marine, and deliver the wishes of the Theatre Director and Board of Trustees.
The role is part-time and flexibility will be needed to attend meetings with staff, stakeholders, and funders, and present findings to the board of trustees.
Good communication skills are essential to work with a busy 'close-knit' team at the Marine, in particular the Theatre Director, Theatre Manager, and Finance Trustee.
The post-holder will be responsible for delivering most financial tasks, so must be able to self-motivate and direct the majority of their work independently.
Alongside the day-to-day accounting and processing of payments, the Finance Manager will produce monthly management accounts and annual budgets, manage cash-flow, and assist with the production of a business plan and grant-funding applications.
Essential Skills and Experience
Experience of QuickBooks (or equivalent)
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, in particular Excel.
Previous experience in a recognised financial role.
The post-holder may be required to complete other tasks on a similar level and adapt to an evolving and new role
Salary will reflect the importance of the role and successful applicants experience.
Applications should be made with CV to the Theatre Manager at by Friday 15th February 2019.