Vacancy: Senior Finance Officer

Buttle UK is looking for a dynamic and motivated finance professional to join our team as Senior Finance Officer. This is an exciting and challenging role in a supportive working environment. This position suits a passionate professional with the right skills, experience and confidence to demonstrate financial management within the organisation.

Senior Finance Officer 

  • Permanent
  • Part-time – 21 hours per week on a hybrid, flexible hours basis
  • £34,000 to £38,000 per year pro rata depending on skills & experience
  • Closing date: 1200 noon on 9th February 2023
  • Interview date: 16th February 2023
  • Full person specification can be downloaded below

 

Buttle UK is looking for a dynamic and motivated finance professional to join our team as Senior Finance Officer. This is an exciting and challenging role in a supportive working environment. This position suits a passionate professional with the right skills, experience and confidence to demonstrate financial management within the organisation.

Why work for us? Buttle UK is a charity dedicated to helping children and young people in the UK who have experienced crisis, living in financial hardship and dealing with multiple challenging social issues.

We provide support designed to improve emotional, educational and social outcomes through our Chances for Children grants and, for some children whose home environment is disruptive and chaotic, grants which allow them to go to boarding school.

By working with us you are helping to change children’s lives.

About the role The Senior Finance Officer will work as part of a small Finance Team who cover financial accounting and transaction processing, management accounting and reporting and payroll.

This is a new role which will report to the Director of Finance & Administration and will line manage the Finance & Grants Administrator. You will be responsible for assisting the Director of Finance to ensure improved processing of financial transactions.

 

We’d love to hear from you if you have:

  • The ability to process data and analyse financial information accurately and quickly
  • Experience of using accounting software and working within accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Experience of completing balance sheet reconciliations
  • Experience of assisting in a change project
  • The ability to use Microsoft Excel at least to an intermediate level
  • AAT or equivalent qualification (or equivalent experience)

 

What we can offer you

  • Salary of £34,000 to £38,000 per year pro-rata depending on skills and experience
  • Generous annual leave entitlement – 28 days plus Bank Holidays on a pro-rata basis
  • Employer contribution to pension scheme – 7%
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity leave
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Career growth and development opportunities through our commitment to learning
  • Please see full benefits package attached below

 

Diversity and Inclusion at Buttle UK We are committed to promoting equity, valuing diversity and working inclusively across our entire organisation. We uphold these principles in our behaviours and practices – as an employer, and as a grantmaker for children, young people and families. We believe in promoting equality, valuing diversity, and working inclusively.

Our Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) strategy highlights the areas we have agreed we need to focus on between now and 2025, and forms a key part of our goal to continuously improve our grant-making for children and young people in crisis.

 

The values of our organisation are:

  • Child focused
  • Empathetic
  • Responsive
  • Collaborative
  • Accountable

These values run through the heart of Buttle UK and all that we do.

 

If this sounds like the right role for you, please download the full job description and person specification, as well as the application form, below. Please note, should we receive a large number of applications for this vacancy, we reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the advertised closing date of 1200 noon on 9th February 2023.

Buttle UK is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and protecting anyone that comes into contact with us from harm. We expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment

You will be subject to an enhanced DBS safeguarding record check when applying for this role.

 

Job description & person spec – Buttle UK Senior Finance Officer_Jan 2023

Application form – Buttle UK Senior Finance Officer_Jan 2023

Buttle UK – benefits overview_Jan 2023