Assistant Management Accountant
Part time, permanent post – 18.5 hours per week
Based in Reading
Salary in the range £25,773 - £31,499 pro rata per annum (£12,887 - £15,750 per annum actual)
PACT is one of the UK’s leading independent adoption charities, rated Outstanding by Ofsted, placing children with secure and loving families and supporting them with specialist therapeutic support.
PACT also runs inspirational community projects supporting vulnerable children and adults facing a range of issues including domestic abuse, homelessness and debt.
The Assistant Management Accountant will assist the Head of Finance with the effective operational control of the charity’s finances. This is a new role and provides the opportunity for someone to join us at an exciting time of growth and development.
The postholder will be responsible for the day to day control of the charity’s financial processes and for monitoring project budgets, as well as supporting the Head of Finance with monthly payroll and the preparation of monthly and end of year accounts.
We are looking for someone with knowledge of charity and company financial legislation and previous experience in the management and use of computerised accounting systems (Access Dimensions or Sage is preferred), with a recognised accountancy qualification (e.g. fully or part qualified ACCA/CIMA) or significant relevant experience.
You will be a strong team player and communicator, with the ability to present financial matters to non-financial managers. Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to deadlines and demonstrate effective time management is also important.
Interested? If you would like to join an inspirational organisation where you can make a real difference to children and families, please apply by completing an application form and sending it to PACT_HR@pactcharity.org.
Further information (including the job description) is available on our website: http://pactcharity.org/about-us/careers or alternatively please email: PACT_HR@pactcharity.org or telephone: 0118 402 1681.
Closing date: 5pm, Wednesday 27th January 2021
Interview date: Friday 5th February 2021
Please note that we may close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.
We look forward to hearing from you!
PACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults therefore please note our recruitment procedure includes DBS checks and overseas checks (where applicable). Please note prospective employees will need to evidence they have the relevant permission to work in the UK. No agencies please.