Job vacancy


Finance Officer

Job title: Finance Officer

Department: Finance & Corporate Services

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Salary: £27,500 - £31,000 per annum depending on experience

Hours: 37 hours

Closing Date: 19 September 2021

Role description:

We are currently looking for an experienced Finance Officer to support the Finance team to ensure projects and activities are planned, implemented, monitored and reviewed from a financial perspective, to meet both regulatory requirements and best practice in the sector including management information and statutory reporting.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, your role will be to ensure the timely and accurate accounting of restricted income and expenditure. Regularly reconciling bank transactions, balance sheet transactions and creditor/debtor reports. You will assist in the preparation of financial performance reports including monthly management accounts and variance analysis, as well as financial planning; the implementation of systems and controls; supporting with the annual audit; and to work with the team to ensure transactions are processed in a timely and accurate manner.

You must have previous experience of working in a finance function and liaising with external auditors. You must also be AAT Level 4 and/or Part Qualified Accountant / Newly Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) or have proven experience in a similar role at a similar level.

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To apply please submit a CV and covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to Claire Wooldridge, People Partner ( before Sunday 19 September 2021. Please read our privacy notice before applying.

The charity is a responsible and flexible employer.  We welcome any discussion for flexible working at interview/offer stage where we will consider an individual’s circumstances against the needs of the charity.

We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates from all backgrounds. If we can make any reasonable adjustments to support your application please contact us at or call the People Team on 01423 642803.

How to apply

To apply for this position please email your CV and covering letter to

Please read our privacy notice before applying

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